Definitions for aerobicɛəˈroʊ bɪk

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  1. aerobic, aerophilic, aerophilous(adj)

    depending on free oxygen or air

    "aerobic fermentation"

  2. aerobic(adj)

    based on or using the principles of aerobics; enhancing respiratory and circulatory efficiency

    "aerobic dance"; "running is very aerobic"

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  1. aerobic(Adjective)

    Living or occurring only in the presence of oxygen e.g. aerobic bacteria.

  2. aerobic(Adjective)

    Involving or improving oxygen consumption by the body e.g. aerobic exercise.

  3. aerobic(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to aerobics.

  4. Origin: aérobie, coined in 1863 by Louis Pasteur, from ἀήρ + βίος .

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