anaerobic digestion

noun

the conversion of biodegradable waste matter into compost in the absence of oxygen

Nearby words

  1. anadyr range,
  2. anaemia,
  3. anaemic,
  4. anaerobe,
  5. anaerobic,
  6. anaerobic respiration,
  7. anaerobiosis,
  8. anaerogenic,
  9. anaesthesia,
  10. anaesthesiologist

Derived Formsanaerobic digester, noun

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