Synonyms: dicarboxylate catabolic process, dicarboxylate catabolism, dicarboxylic acid breakdown, dicarboxylic acid catabolism, dicarboxylic acid degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of dicarboxylic acids, any organic acid containing two carboxyl (-COOH) groups.
GO:0019579 - aldaric acid catabolic process (5),
GO:0033611 - oxalate catabolic process (2),
GO:0034213 - quinolinate catabolic process (1),
GO:0046657 - folic acid catabolic process (2)
Unification Links: GO:0043649
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