meaning of azotobacter

azotobacter meaning in Urban Dictionary

Azotobacter is an aerobic organotroph capable of fixing N2 asymbiotically.

Sentence Examples with the word azotobacter

The bacterium, Clostridium pasteurianum, common in most soils, is able to utilize free nitrogen under anaerobic conditions, and an organism known as Azotobacter chroococcum and some others closely allied to it, have similar powers which they can exercise under aerobic conditions.

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