adverb see anaerobic

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  • anaerobically — anaerobic ► ADJECTIVE Biology ▪ not using oxygen from the air. DERIVATIVES anaerobically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • anaerobically — See anaerobic. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae — S. cerevisiae under DIC microscopy Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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