anaerobiosis

noun

life in the absence of oxygen

Nearby words

  1. anaemic,
  2. anaerobe,
  3. anaerobic,
  4. anaerobic digestion,
  5. anaerobic respiration,
  6. anaerogenic,
  7. anaesthesia,
  8. anaesthesiologist,
  9. anaesthesiology,
  10. anaesthetic

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Medicine 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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