Synonyms: phenylpropanoid breakdown, phenylpropanoid catabolism, phenylpropanoid degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of aromatic derivatives of trans-cinnamic acid.
GO:0009698 - phenylpropanoid metabolic process,
GO:0019439 - aromatic compound catabolic process,
GO:0044712 - single-organism catabolic process,
GO:1901361 - organic cyclic compound catabolic process
Unification Links: GO:0046271
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