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English definition of “sterilizer”

sterilizer

noun [C] uk (UK usually steriliser)   /ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zər/ us    /-zɚ/
a machine for making things completely clean and free from bacteriaMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of sterilizer from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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