Synonyms: cyclic nucleotide anabolism, cyclic nucleotide biosynthesis, cyclic nucleotide formation, cyclic nucleotide synthesis
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of a cyclic nucleotide, a nucleotide in which the phosphate group is in diester linkage to two positions on the sugar residue.
GO:0052652 - cyclic purine nucleotide metabolic process (2)
Unification Links: GO:0009190
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