- Anaerobic Bacteria
- Microorganisms that live in oxygen deprived environments.
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anaerobic — an|aer|o|bic [ ,ænə roubık ] adjective SCIENCE living or happening without oxygen from the air: anaerobic bacteria anaerobic respiration … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English