abacterial

adjective
abac·​te·​ri·​al | \ ˌā-(ˌ)bak-ˈtir-ē-əl How to pronounce abacterial (audio) \

Definition of abacterial

: not caused by or characterized by the presence of bacteria abacterial prostatitis

First Known Use of abacterial

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Abacterial.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abacterial. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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abacterial

adjective
abac·​te·​ri·​al | \ ˌā-(ˌ)bak-ˈtir-ē-əl How to pronounce abacterial (audio) \

Medical Definition of abacterial

: not caused by or characterized by the presence of bacteria abacterial prostatitis

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