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surgical spirit

noun [U] uk   us   UK (US rubbing alcohol)
a liquid for cleaning medical equipment or a person's skin so that it is free from bacteria
Translations of “surgical spirit”
in Chinese (Traditional) 消毒用酒精,藥用酒精…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消毒用酒精,医用酒精…
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