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clean

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adjective \ˈklēn\

Medical Definition of clean

  1. 1a:  free from dirt or pollutionb:  free from disease or infectious agents <a pullorum-clean flock> <keep installations clean of TB infection>

  2. 2:  free from smudges or anything that tends to obscure <a clean set of fingerprints>

  3. 3of a horse's leg :  free from curbs or bunches below the hock

  4. 4:  free from drug addiction




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clean

transitive verb

Medical Definition of clean

  1. 1:  to brush (the teeth) with a cleanser (as a dentifrice)

  2. 2:  to perform dental prophylaxis on (the teeth)





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