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Definition of Anaerobic

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active, occurring without free oxygen (Chemistry)
Anaerobic Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Relating to, or like, anaerobies; anaerobiotic.
  
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WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. living or active in the absence of free oxygen; "anaerobic bacteria"
(synonym) anaerobiotic
(antonym) aerobic, aerophilic, aerophilous
2. not aerobic; "isometric exercises are anaerobic"
(antonym) aerobic
Anaerobic Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
A Botanical Glossary of Taxonomic Terminology
living in the absence of free oxygen
Soil Glossary - Mani
Conditions that are free of molecular oxygen. In soils this is usually caused by excessive wetness. Compost: composting environment characterized by bacteria active in the absence of oxygen (anaerobes). In anaerobic composting, the microflora obtain oxygen from the waste; peak temperatures may reach 100 to 130_F; digestion requires more time, foul odors are created and pathogens may survive.
Agricultural Glossary/yigini2004
: Conditions that are free of molecular oxygen. In soils this is usually caused by excessive wetness. Compost: composting environment characterized by bacteria active in the absence of oxygen (anaerobes). In anaerobic composting, the microflora obtain oxygen from the waste; peak temperatures may reach 100 to 130_F; digestion requires more time, foul odors are created and pathogens may survive.
Oil and Gas Field Glossary
Refers to microbial life or processes that occur in the absence of oxygen.
WEATHER&METEOROLOGY
Refers to processes which do not use oxygen directly from the atmosphere or water (such as bacterial growth). Can also refer to environmental conditions in the ocean or lakes where all the dissolved oxygen has been removed.
Technical English by wpv
A condition in which "free" or dissolved oxygen is not present in the water.
Anaerobic Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Anaerobic literally means "living without air", as opposed to aerobic which means "living in the presence of air".

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Anaerobic Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
EPA Glossary of Climate Change Terms
A life or process that occurs in, or is not destroyed by, the absence of oxygen.
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EPA Terms of Environment
A life or process that occurs in, or is not destroyed by, the absence of oxygen.
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Environmental Engineering (English ver.)
A life or process that occurs in, or is not destroyed by, the absence of oxygen.
in the absence of oxygen.
 A condition in which "free" (atmospheric) or dissolved oxygen is NOT present in water.
Anaerobic Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
English to Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan
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Anaerobic Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dictionary of Medicine (Shahram)
noun
biochemical processes which lead to the formation of ATP without oxygen
Aids Glossary
living in the absence of oxygen (e.g., anaerobic bacteria).
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