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anaerobic digestion
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
A biochemical process which utilizes bacteria in the absence of oxygen to decompose organic matter, whereby methane and other byproducts are produced.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/8374.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/8374
Used For
anaerobic co-digestion
Broader Term
anaerobic treatment
biotechnology
Related Term
anaerobes
anaerobic conditions
anaerobic digesters
biogas
biological treatment
methane
microbial fuel cells
organic wastes
waste treatment
Spanish
digestión anaeróbica
Term Number
8374