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adjective uk (UK usually sterilizing)   /ˈster.ɪ.laɪ.zɪŋ/ us  
making something completely clean and free from bacteria: I put my contact lenses in sterilizing solution every night.Cleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
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