antisepticize

verb
disinfect with an antiseptic
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The animals were antisepticized by the veterinarian before the operation

Hypernyms: ↑disinfect
Verb Frames:
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\\ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷təˌsīz\ transitive verb (-ed/-ing/-s)
: to make antiseptic

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/an'ti sep"teuh suyz'/, v.t., antisepticized, antisepticizing.
to treat with antiseptics.
Also, esp. Brit., antisepticise.
[1905-10; ANTISEPTIC + -IZE]

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antisepˈticize or antisepˈticise /-sīz/ transitive verb
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Main Entry:antisepsis

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • antisepticize — index decontaminate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • antisepticize — (Amer.) v. disinfect or treat with an antiseptic substance, sterilize (also antisepticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antisepticize — [an΄təsep′tə sīz΄] vt. antisepticized, antisepticizing to make antiseptic; apply antiseptics to …   English World dictionary

  • antisepticize — /an ti sep teuh suyz /, v.t., antisepticized, antisepticizing. to treat with antiseptics. Also, esp. Brit., antisepticise. [1905 10; ANTISEPTIC + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • antisepticize — verb To make antiseptic …   Wiktionary

  • antisepticize — an·ti·sep·ti·cize or chiefly Brit an·ti·sep·ti·cise sep tə .sīz vt, cized or chiefly Brit cised; ciz·ing or chiefly Brit cis·ing to make antiseptic …   Medical dictionary

  • antisepticize — an·ti·sep·ti·cize …   English syllables

  • antisepticized — antisepticize (Amer.) v. disinfect or treat with an antiseptic substance, sterilize (also antisepticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antisepticizes — antisepticize (Amer.) v. disinfect or treat with an antiseptic substance, sterilize (also antisepticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antisepticizing — antisepticize (Amer.) v. disinfect or treat with an antiseptic substance, sterilize (also antisepticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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