anhydrobiosis

noun
an·​hy·​dro·​bi·​o·​sis | \(¦)anˌhīdrōbīˈōsə̇s\
plural anhydrobioses\-​ōˌsēz \

Definition of anhydrobiosis 

1 of a usually aquatic organism : life away from water

2 : anabiosis

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First Known Use of anhydrobiosis

1901, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for anhydrobiosis

New Latin, from anhydr- + biosis

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