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Definition of Anaerobic decomposition

Anaerobic decomposition Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
EPA Glossary of Climate Change Terms
The breakdown of molecules into simpler molecules or atoms by microorganisms that can survive in the partial or complete absence of oxygen.
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EPA Terms of Environment
Reduction of the net energy level and change in chemical composition of organic matter caused by microorganisms in an oxygen-free environment.
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Environmental Engineering (English ver.)
Reduction of the net energy level and change in chemical composition of organic matter caused by microorganisms in an oxygen-free environment.
Anaerobic decomposition Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Anaerobic digestion is a collection of processes by which microorganisms break down biodegradable material in the absence of oxygen. The process is used for industrial or domestic purposes to manage waste and/or to produce fuels. Much of the fermentation used industrially to produce food and drink products, as well as home fermentation, uses anaerobic digestion.

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