Translation of "disinfect" - English-Spanish dictionary

disinfect

verb uk /ˌdɪs.ɪnˈfekt/ us

to clean something using chemicals that kill bacteria and other very small living things that cause disease

desinfectar
disinfect the toilets/a wound

(Translation of “disinfect” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

disinfect

verb /disinˈfekt/

to destroy disease-causing germs in

desinfectar
Food preparation counters should be disinfected regularly.
disinfectant noun

a substance that destroys germs

desinfectante
Bleach is a cheap, effective, and widely used disinfectant.

(Translation of “disinfect” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)