anaerobiosis

/ (ˌænɛərəʊbaɪˈəʊsɪs) /

noun

life in the absence of oxygen

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Medical definitions for anaerobiosis

anaerobiosis
[ ăn′ə-rō′bī-ōsĭs, ăn′â-rō′- ]

n.

Life sustained by an organism in the absence of oxygen.
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