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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms.

Usage examples (35)
  • If disinfection is not possible, let equipment dry completely for at least 48 hours.
  • One of the alternatives to traditional chemical disinfection is the use of ultraviolet energy.
  • The concern is over what are called disinfection byproducts.
  • Any further treatment, such as disinfection is, therefore, not necessary. for more
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