Meaning of anaerobic

an•aer•o•bic

Pronunciation: (an"u-rō'bik, an"â-), [key]
— adj.
  1. (of an organism or tissue) living in the absence of air or free oxygen.
  2. pertaining to or caused by the absence of oxygen.
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