HyperDic: aerobic

English > 2 senses of the word aerobic:
ADJECTIVEallaerobic, aerophilic, aerophilousdepending on free oxygen or air
allaerobicbased on or using the principles of aerobics
aerobic > pronunciation
Soundsehrow'bihk
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English > aerobic: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningDepending on free oxygen or air.
Example"aerobic fermentation"
Synonymsaerophilic, aerophilous
NarroweraerobioticLiving or active / active only in the presence of oxygen
oxidativetaking place in the presence of oxygen
Oppositeanaerobic, anaerobioticLiving or active / active in the absence of free oxygen
Spanishaeróbico, aerobio
Catalanaeròbic
English > aerobic: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningBased on or using the principles of aerobics; enhancing respiratory and circulatory efficiency.
Examples
  • "aerobic dance"
  • "running is very aerobic"
Oppositeanaerobicnot aerobic
Spanishaeróbico
Nounsaerobicsexercise that increases the need for oxygen

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