anaerobian

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adjective

an·​aer·​o·​bi·​an
¦anə¦rōbēən;
¦aˌna(a)(ə)¦r-,
¦aˌne(ə)¦r-,
¦aˌnāə¦r-

anaerobian

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noun

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plural -s

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

anaerobe + -ian

First Known Use

Adjective

1879, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1865, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anaerobian was in 1865

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“Anaerobian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anaerobian. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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