from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective treated by having air passed or bubbled through it for purification; -- of a liquid.
  • adjective (Physiol.) supplied with oxygen by respiration; -- used of tissues or especially blood.
  • adjective supplied with carbon dioxide.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of aerate.

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  • adjective supplied with carbon dioxide
  • adjective (of a liquid) treated by having air passed or bubbled through it for purification


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