anaerobic anaerobic  /ˌæ nə ˈroʊ bɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) living or active in the absence of free oxygen
  2. (adj) not aerobic

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The other system is anaerobic, in which muscles use reactions that do not depend on oxygen to produce energy from carbohydrates and other chemicals stored in the muscle.
  2. It can live under anaerobic without free oxygen conditions.
  3. He cultivated anaerobic organisms, i.

News

  1. Fuel Cell Technology Market Led by PEMFC By 2018 Says New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com

    “Fuel Cell Technology Market: By Applications (Portable, Stationary, Transport), Types (PEMFC, DMFC, PAFC, SOFC, MCFC), Fuel (Hydrogen, Natural Gas, Methanol, Anaerobic Digester Gas) & Geography- Global Trends and Forecast to 2018” is the new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/fuel-cell-technology ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Janesville official points to jobs in touting $3.3 million Seneca Foods plan

    Janesville officials are proposing a plan to build a $3.3 million anaerobic pretreatment lagoon to slash Seneca Foods' wastewater costs.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Janesville Gazette

  3. Lexington considering an anaerobic digester

    A local desire to get “greener” and a push by the state to ban large institutions from discarding food waste into landfills has prompted Lexington to consider housing one of the state’s first anaerobic digesters on municipal land.        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "It's ridiculous that the 1976 Local Government Act prevents councils from selling electricity from local wind turbines, or from anaerobic digestion," said Huhne. "I want to see this repealed and by the end of the year I hope local...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Chris Huhne Source: ZDNet UK (blog)

  2. Launching the document, Secretary of State for the environment, Hilary Benn, said: "Anaerobic digestion has fantastic potential because it uses organic material that would otherwise be thrown away and converts it into renewable energy. I've already...
    on Mar 25, 2010 By: Hilary Benn Source: letsrecycle.com

  3. Energy minister Phil Woolas said: "Anaerobic digestion is still an emerging technology outside the water treatment industry in this country, and it's clear we are not yet making full use of its potential. It has a number of real environmental...
    on Jul 17, 2008 By: Phil Woolas Source: letsrecycle.com

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