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- n. Treatment with disinfectant materials in order to destroy harmful microorganisms
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of disinfecting; purification from infecting matter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Purification from infectious matter; the destruction of the contagium or germs of infectious diseases.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms
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