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  Words related to sterilize

Related / Similar Words: sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualize, desexualise, fix

 

Definition:
  • make infertile; "in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disbilites are sterilized";
  • make free from bacteria;

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    Hyponyms: alter, neuter, spay, castrate, emasculate, demasculinize, demasculinise, vasectomize, vasectomise, autoclave

     

    Derivational Morphology: neutering, fixing, altering, sterilization, sterilisation, autoclave, sterilizer, steriliser

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 消炎   Dutch: steriliseer  
    Finnish: steriloida   French: stériliser  
    German: sterilisieren   Greek: αποστειρώσει  
    Italian: sterilizzare   Japanese: 殺菌する  
    Korean: 살균하십시요   Latin: sterilizare  
    Russian: простерилизовать   Spanish: esterilizar  
     
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