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Definition of Aerobic

Aerobic: Oxygen-requiring. Aerobic bacteria need oxygen to grow. Aerobic exercise requires the heart and lungs to work harder to meet the body's increased oxygen demand.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/9/2016

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