anoxybiosis

  n. anaerobiosis. anoxybiotic, a.

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  • anoxybiosis — noun A biological response triggered by a lack of oxygen in which the organism takes in water and becomes turgid and immobile, possibly a form of cryptobiosis …   Wiktionary

  • anoxybiosis — an·ox·y·bi·o·sis …   English syllables

  • anoxybiosis — aˌnäksəˌbīˈōsə̇s, əˈn noun Etymology: New Latin, from an + oxy (oxygen) + biosis : anaerobiosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cryptobiosis — For the Doctor Who audio play, see Cryptobiosis (Doctor Who audio). v · dormancy topics …   Wikipedia

  • Tardigrade — Temporal range: Cretaceous–Recent[1] …   Wikipedia

  • anoxybiotic — adjective Of or pertaining to anoxybiosis …   Wiktionary

  • anoxybiotic —  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷|äd.ik adjective Etymology: an + oxy + biotic : of or relating to anoxybiosis …   Useful english dictionary

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