Translation of "sterile" - English-Spanish dictionary

sterile

adjective uk /ˈster·aɪl/ us /ˈster·əl/

completely clean and without any bacteria

estéril
a sterile needle
sterility noun [ no plural ] uk /stəˈrɪl·ə·ti/ us /stəˈrɪl·ə.t̬i/

esterilidad

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

sterile

adjective /ˈsterail/

(of soil, plants, humans and other animals) unable to produce crops, seeds, children or young.

estéril

free from germs

esterilizado
A surgeon’s equipment must be absolutely sterile.
sterility /-ˈri-/ noun

esterilidad
sterilize /-ri-/ verb ( (also steriliseBritish))

to make (a woman etc) sterile.

esterilizar

to kill germs in (eg milk) or on (eg surgical instruments) by boiling.

esterilizar
sterilization noun ( (also sterilisationBritish))

esterilización

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