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aerobies


aerobies


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aerobies  \A"["e]r*o*bies\,  n.  pl  [A["e]ro-  +  Gr  ?  life.] 
  (Biol.) 
  Micro["o]rganisms  which  live  in  contact  with  the  air  and  need 
  oxygen  for  their  growth;  as  the  microbacteria  which  form  on 
  the  surface  of  putrefactive  fluids.