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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Incapable of reproducing adj. - Deficient in originality or creativity; Free of or using methods to keep free of pathological microorganisms.

Usage examples (36)
  • A sterile ideology lacking in originality
  • A sterile operating area
  • For starters, he's put off by what he calls the sterile look of modern evangelical churches.
  • Loosely wrap the areas in sterile bandages and reach medical help. for more
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