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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To heat milk or other liquids to a high temperature for a certain period to kill harmful bacteria.

Usage examples (40)
  • The dairy will pasteurize the milk before bottling it.
  • pasteurize milk
  • Farms involved in recall pasteurize eggs for use
  • To pasteurize milk in the home, proceed in the manner illustrated in Fig. 3. for more
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