salicylic acid catabolic process

id: GO:0046244
name: salicylic acid catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of salicylic acid (2-hydroxybenzoic acid), a derivative of benzoic acid.

Parent Functions

GO:0009696salicylic acid metabolic process
GO:0019439aromatic compound catabolic process
GO:0072329monocarboxylic acid catabolic process