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Term to be defined Definition Synonyms & Keywords
Anaerobic - "absence of oxygen; often referring to an environment devoid of oxygen or an organism that lives in the absence of oxygen, such as the cellular form of Clostridium botulinum which causes avian botulism." (B36)

- "Characterised by the absence of oxygen other than in the form of inorganic, oxidised constituents (e.g. nitrate)."(B93 - technical terms and acronym for wetlands management)

- "Metabolic mode requiring the absence of gaseous oxygen."(B79- associated terms)

  • Anaerobe (organism living in the absence of oxygen)