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Sterilant

ˈstɛrɪl(ə)nt

Meanings of Sterilant:

noun

An agent used to destroy microorganisms; a disinfectant.

Usage examples:

Concentrations of skin antiseptics and preservatives, although lower than disinfectants and sterila…

Sterile

ˈster.aɪl

Meanings of Sterile:

adjective

Not able to produce children or young.

Usage examples:

The disease had made him sterile

Sterilise

ˈstɛrɪlʌɪz

Meanings of Sterilise:

verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized

Meanings of Sterilised:

verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized
adjective

Made free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Sterilized jars

Steriliser

ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zər

Meanings of Steriliser:

noun

A machine for making things completely clean and free from bacteria

Sterilising

ˈstɛrɪlʌɪz

Meanings of Sterilising:

verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized

Meanings of Sterility:

noun

The quality or condition of being sterile.

Usage examples:

The disease can cause sterility in males

Sterilization

stɛrɪlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Sterilization:

noun

The process of making something free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Disinfection and sterilization of surgical equipment

Meanings of Sterilizations:

noun

The process of making something free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Disinfection and sterilization of surgical equipment

Meanings of Sterilize:

verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized

Sterilized

ˈster.ɪ.laɪz

Meanings of Sterilized:

adjective

Made free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Sterilized jars
verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized

Sterilizer

ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zər

Meanings of Sterilizer:

noun

A machine for making things completely clean and free from bacteria

Sterilizers

ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zər

Meanings of Sterilizers:

noun

A machine for making things completely clean and free from bacteria

Sterilizing

ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zɪŋ

Meanings of Sterilizing:

verb

Make (something) free from bacteria or other living microorganisms.

Usage examples:

Babies' feeding equipment can be cleaned and sterilized
adjective

Making something completely clean and free from bacteria

Usage examples:

I put my contact lenses in sterilizing solution every night.

Sterlet

ˈstəːlɪt

Meanings of Sterlet:

noun

A small sturgeon of the danube basin and caspian sea area, farmed and commercially fished for its flesh and caviar.

Usage examples:

Looking only a dorsal fin short of the extinct ichthyosaur species, the long snout and distinctive …

Meanings of Sterlets:

noun

A small sturgeon of the danube basin and caspian sea area, farmed and commercially fished for its flesh and caviar.

Usage examples:

Looking only a dorsal fin short of the extinct ichthyosaur species, the long snout and distinctive …

Meanings of Sterling:

noun

British money.

Usage examples:

Prices in sterling are shown
adjective

Short for sterling silver.

Usage examples:

A sterling spoon

Stern

stɜːn

Meanings of Stern:

adjective

(of a person or their manner) serious and unrelenting, especially in the assertion of authority and exercise of discipline.

Usage examples:

A smile transformed his stern face
noun

The rearmost part of a ship or boat.

Usage examples:

He stood at the stern of the yacht

Sterna

ˈstəːnəm

Meanings of Sterna:

noun

The breastbone.

Usage examples:

In addition, the rib cage attaches the sternum in front to the vertebral column behind.

Plural of sternum specialized

Sternal

ˈstɜːn.əl

Meanings of Sternal:

adjective

Relating to the sternum.

Usage examples:

The sternal area

Sterner

stɜːn

Meanings of Sterner:

adjective

(of a person or their manner) serious and unrelenting, especially in the assertion of authority and exercise of discipline.

Usage examples:

A smile transformed his stern face
noun

The rearmost part of a ship or boat.

Usage examples:

He stood at the stern of the yacht

Sternest

stɜːn

Meanings of Sternest:

adjective

(of a person or their manner) serious and unrelenting, especially in the assertion of authority and exercise of discipline.

Usage examples:

A smile transformed his stern face
noun

The rearmost part of a ship or boat.

Usage examples:

He stood at the stern of the yacht

Sternite

ˈstəːnʌɪt

Meanings of Sternite:

noun

(in an insect) a sclerotized plate forming the sternum of a segment.

Usage examples:

Over 100 specimens of m. serendipitous exhibit part or all of the dorsal carapace, the abdomen and …

Meanings of Sternites:

noun

(in an insect) a sclerotized plate forming the sternum of a segment.

Usage examples:

Over 100 specimens of m. serendipitous exhibit part or all of the dorsal carapace, the abdomen and …

Sternly

ˈstəːnli

Meanings of Sternly:

adverb

In a serious and severe manner, especially when asserting authority or exercising discipline.

Usage examples:

He sternly warned me to not do anything stupid

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