sterilization

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Synonyms for sterilization

the act or an instance of making one incapable of reproducing sexually

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the state or condition of being unable to reproduce sexually

the state or condition of being free from microorganisms

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Synonyms for sterilization

the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)

the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)

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3150000 3 sterilant chemical cold sterilization of heat-sensitive instruments and materials cant.
Sample Office Procedure for Cold Sterilization of Pessaries 1.
Some materials used in the dental office, like surface disinfectants and cold sterilization solutions, come in plastic bottles or jugs.
An investigation of the patient's work practices revealed that she had used Cidex (Advanced Sterilization Products, Irvine, CA), a cold sterilization solution that contains glutaraldehyde, a well-known irritant and airway sensitizer.