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glossary:anaerobic_organisms

obligate anaerobe ( ¦äbli′gāt ′anə′rōb ) ( microbiology ) A microorganism that cannot use oxygen and can grow only in the absence of free. Any bacteria that can survive in the partial or complete absence of air; two types are facultative and obligate.

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