aerophilous

adjective
depending on free oxygen or air
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aerobic fermentation

Syn: ↑aerobic, ↑aerophilic
Ant: ↑anaerobic (for: ↑aerobic)
Similar to: ↑aerobiotic, ↑oxidative

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