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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anaerobic  \An*a`["e]*rob"ic\,  a.  [Pref.  an-not  +  a["e]robic.] 
  (Biol.) 
  Not  requiring  air  or  oxygen  for  life;  --  applied  especially 
  to  those  microbes  to  which  free  oxygen  is  unnecessary; 
  ana["e]robiotic;  --  opposed  to  {a["e]robic}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anaerobic  \An*a`["e]*rob"ic\,  a.  (Biol.) 
  Relating  to  or  like  ana["e]robies;  ana["e]robiotic. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anaerobic 
  adj  1:  living  or  active  in  the  absence  of  free  oxygen;  "anaerobic 
  bacteria"  [syn:  {anaerobiotic}]  [ant:  {aerobic}] 
  2:  not  aerobic;  "isometric  exercises  are  anaerobic"  [ant:  {aerobic}] 




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