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English definition of “anaerobic”

anaerobic

adjective     /ˌæn.əˈrəʊ.bɪk/ US  /-ˈroʊ-/ specialized
not needing or without oxygen: Some bacteria can only live in anaerobic conditions. anaerobic exercise → Compare aerobic (aerobics)Breathing and stopping breathing
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