name: prostaglandin biosynthetic process
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def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of prostaglandins, any of a group of biologically active metabolites which contain a cyclopentane ring." [GOC:ai]
synonym: "prostaglandin anabolism" EXACT 
synonym: "prostaglandin biosynthesis" EXACT 
synonym: "prostaglandin formation" EXACT 
synonym: "prostaglandin synthesis" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0006693 ! prostaglandin metabolic process
is_a: GO:0046457 ! prostanoid biosynthetic process
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