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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth adj. - Destroying bacteria or inhibiting their growth.

Usage examples (37)
  • They douse their children’s hands in antibacterial gel.
  • Xylitol is a sugar alcohol that is antibacterial, which is why it is in gums that dentists recommend.
  • A lot of people pay a lot of money for those soaps that are called antibacterial specifically, and for good reason.
  • What kind of antibacterial soap do you use to clean your new belly piercing? for more
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