anaerobiosis

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noun an·aero·bi·o·sis \ˌa-nə-rō-(ˌ)bī-ˈō-səs, -bē-; ˌan-ˌer-ō-\

Definition of anaerobiosis

plural

anaerobioses

play \-ˈō-ˌsēz\
  1. :  life in the absence of air or free oxygen

Origin and Etymology of anaerobiosis

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

anaerobiosis

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noun an·aero·bi·o·sis \ˌan-ə-rō-(ˌ)bī-ˈō-səs, -bē-; ˌan-ˌa(-ə)r-ō-, -ˌe(-ə)r-\

Medical Definition of anaerobiosis

plural

anaerobioses

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  1. :  life in the absence of air or free oxygen


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