Anaerobies

Anaerobies

An*a"["e]r*o*bies\, n. pl. [Gr. 'an priv. + ?, ?, air + bi`os life.] (Biol.) Micro["o]rganisms which do not require oxygen, but are killed by it. --Sternberg.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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