Meaning of STERILIZE in English

STERILIZE

verb

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Sterilize the needle in boiling water.

Babies' bottles can be sterilized simply by boiling them in water.

Has the needle been sterilized?

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

After all, it is illegal to grow hemp in the United States, though sterilized hempseeds may be imported legally.

Lakes and ponds were tapped, water from the Lys sterilized and stored in barges, and cisterns built to trap rainwater.

Ordinary chlorine bleach kills the virus on contact and can be used to sterilize needles between uses.

Place lemons in a sterilized jar and sprinkle with remaining 21 / 2 tablespoons salt.

The largest mineral resource deliberately sterilized by the process was the Windy Craggy copper property in the remote northwestern corner of B.C.

The National Fertility Survey found that out of the total of women using contraception, 52.5% had been sterilized.

There is no need to launder bedding or sterilize clothing.

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