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bacterize

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verb bac·te·rize \ˈbak-tə-ˌrīz\

Definition of bacterize

bac·te·rizedbac·te·riz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to bacterial action

bac·te·ri·za·tion play \ˌbak-tə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1914

First Known Use of bacterize

1914


Medical Dictionary

bacterize

transitive verb bac·te·rize

Medical Definition of bacterize

bac·te·rized or British bac·te·risedbac·te·riz·ing or British bac·te·ris·ing

  1. :  to subject to bacterial action

  2. bac·te·ri·za·tion or British bac·te·ri·sa·tion \ˌbak-tə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play noun



Variants of bacterize

or British bac·te·rise \ˈbak-tə-ˌrīz\play

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