name: choline biosynthetic process
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def: "The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of choline (2-hydroxyethyltrimethylammonium), an amino alcohol that occurs widely in living organisms as a constituent of certain types of phospholipids and in the neurotransmitter acetylcholine." [GOC:jl, ISBN:0192801023]
synonym: "choline anabolism" EXACT 
synonym: "choline biosynthesis" EXACT 
synonym: "choline formation" EXACT 
synonym: "choline synthesis" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0019695 ! choline metabolic process
is_a: GO:0042401 ! biogenic amine biosynthetic process
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