Definition of 'sterilize'
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Example sentences containing 'sterilize'
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At least you can hold it over the flame and kind of - you know- sterilize it. MY BABYSITTER BITES BACK (2002)
`Once a day, they used to go through the corridors outside the labs with steam hoses and sterilize, in the evenings. VITALS (2002)
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Translations for 'sterilize'
British English: sterilize /ˈstɛrɪˌlaɪz/ VERB
If you sterilize a thing or place, you make it completely clean and free from germs.
Sterilize a large needle by boiling it.
- American English: sterilize
- Arabic: يُعَقِّمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: esterilizar
- Chinese: 消毒
- Croatian: sterilizirati
- Czech: sterilizovat
- Danish: sterilisere
- Dutch: steriliseren
- European Spanish: esterilizar
- Finnish: sterilisoida
- French: stériliser
- German: sterilisieren
- Greek: αποστειρώνω
- Italian: sterilizzare
- Japanese: 滅菌する
- Korean: 살균하다
- Norwegian: sterilisere
- Polish: wysterylizować
- European Portuguese: esterilizar
- Romanian: a steriliza
- Russian: стерилизовать
- Spanish: esterilizar
- Swedish: sterilisera
- Thai: ทำให้ปราศจากเชื้อ
- Turkish: sterilize etmek
- Ukrainian: стерилізувати
- Vietnamese: khử trùng
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