anaerobiosis

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

Definition of anaerobiosis 

: life in the absence of air or free oxygen

First Known Use of anaerobiosis

1878, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anaerobiosis

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anaerobiosis

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

Medical Definition of anaerobiosis 

: life in the absence of air or free oxygen

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