Synonyms: amine breakdown, amine catabolism, amine degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of any organic compound that is weakly basic in character and contains an amino or a substituted amino group. Amines are called primary, secondary, or tertiary according to whether one, two, or three carbon atoms are attached to the nitrogen atom.
GO:0042402 - cellular biogenic amine catabolic process (31)
Unification Links: GO:0009310
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