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anaerobe

noun an·aer·obe \ˈa-nə-ˌrōb; (ˌ)an-ˈer-ˌōb\

Definition of ANAEROBE

:  an anaerobic organism

Origin of ANAEROBE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1884

anaerobe

noun an·aer·obe \ˈan-ə-ˌrōb; (ˈ)an-ˈa(-ə)r-ˌōb, -ˈe(-ə)r-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ANAEROBE

:  an anaerobic organism

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