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Life sustained by an organism in the presence of air or oxygen.

aer′o·bi·ot′ic (-ŏt′ĭk) adj.


(Biology) biology life in the presence of oxygen
aerobiotic adj
aerobiotically adv
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Noun1.aerobiosis - life sustained in the presence of air or oxygenaerobiosis - life sustained in the presence of air or oxygen
life - the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones; "there is no life on the moon"
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187 people were selected as sample in aerobiosis sports like walking and mountaining, swimming and cycling, test-retest coeffiecint was 0.