name: amine catabolic process
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def: "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." [GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732]
synonym: "amine breakdown" EXACT 
synonym: "amine catabolism" EXACT 
synonym: "amine degradation" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0009308 ! amine metabolic process
is_a: GO:1901565 ! organonitrogen compound catabolic process
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