Anaerobic Definition

ănə-rōbĭk, -âr-ō-
Of or produced by anaerobes.
Webster's New World
Able to live and grow where there is no air or free oxygen, as certain bacteria.
Webster's New World
Designating or of exercise, as weight lifting, that increases strength, promotes weight loss, etc., but does not increase cardiovascular efficiency.
Webster's New World
Living or occurring in the absence of free oxygen.
Anaerobic bacteria.
American Heritage Medicine
Of or relating to anaerobes.
American Heritage Medicine

Origin of Anaerobic

  • From French anaérobie.

    From Wiktionary

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