One entry found for sterile.
Main Entry: ster·ile
Pronunciation: primarystressster-schwal
Function: adjective
1 : not able to produce fruit, crops, or offspring : not fertile <sterile soil>
2 : free from microscopic living things and especially germs (as bacteria and viruses) <a sterile dressing for a wound>
- ste·ril·i·ty /stschwa-primarystressril-schwat-emacron/ noun


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