aerobiosis

noun aero·bi·o·sis \ ˌer-ō-bī-ˈō-səs , -bē- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of aerobiosis

plural aerobioses play \-ˌsēz\
:life in the presence of air or oxygen

Origin and Etymology of aerobiosis


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aerobiosis

noun aero·bi·o·sis \ ˌar-ō-bī-ˈō-səs , ˌer- , -bē- \

medical Definition of aerobiosis

plural aerobioses play \-ˌsēz\
:life in the presence of air or oxygen

aerobiotic

play \-ˈät-ik\ adjective

aerobiotically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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