a mountain range in NE Siberia in the Russian Federation: a part of the Kolyma Mountains.
. Pathology. a quantitative deficiency of the hemoglobin, often accompanied by a reduced number of red blood cells and causing pallor, weakness, and breathlessness. a lack of power, vigor, vitality, or colorfulness: His writing suffers from anemia. Historical Examples His anaemia of a transplanted plant, combatted and almost vanquished by a regime that was country-like, […]
. Pathology. suffering from . lacking power, vigor, vitality, or colorfulness; listless; weak: an anemic effort; anemic tones. Historical Examples The Rices were known by their anaemic pallor, the Prunes by their congested skins. Tartarin On The Alps Alphonse Daudet The uniform paleness of her complexion was not that of an anaemic girl. Chance Joseph […]
an organism, especially a bacterium, that does not require air or free oxygen to live (opposed to ). noun (pl) -obes, -obia (-ˈəʊbɪə) an organism that does not require oxygen for respiration Compare aerobe anaerobe an·aer·obe (ān’ə-rōb’, ān-âr’ōb’) n. An organism that can live in the absence of atmospheric oxygen. anaerobe (ān’ə-rōb’) An organism, such […]
(of an organism or tissue) living in the absence of air or free oxygen. pertaining to or caused by the absence of oxygen. Contemporary Examples The farm plans to utilize an anaerobic digester to gather waste such as left-over plant roots to generate power. Vertical Indoor Farms Are Growing in the U.S. Miranda Green May […]