Anaerobe - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈænəˌrob|  American pronunciation of the word anaerobe
Brit.  |ˈanərəʊb|  British pronunciation of the word anaerobe

noun

- an organism (especially a bacterium) that does not require air or free oxygen to live

Examples

an obligate anaerobe can survive only in the absence of oxygen

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