What is anaerobic?

  • (adj): Not aerobic.
    Example: "Isometric exercises are anaerobic"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on anaerobic:

Eukaryota - Origin of Eukaryotes - Hypotheses For The Origin of Eukaryotes - Chimeric Models
... According to serial endosymbiotic theory, a union between a motile anaerobic bacterium (like Spirochaeta) and a thermoacidophilic crenarchaeon (like Thermoplasma which is sulfidogenic in nature) gave rise to the ... In the hydrogen hypothesis, the symbiotic linkage of an anaerobic and autotrophic methanogenic archaeon (host) with an alpha-proteobacterium (the symbiont) gave rise to the eukaryotes ... while the symbiont, capable of aerobic respiration, expelled H2 and CO2 as byproducts of anaerobic fermentation process ...

More definitions of "anaerobic":

  • (adj): Living or active in the absence of free oxygen.
    Example: "Anaerobic bacteria"
    Synonyms: anaerobiotic