antisepsis

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noun an·ti·sep·sis \ˌan-tə-ˈsep-səs\

Definition of antisepsis

  1. :  the inhibiting of the growth and multiplication of microorganisms by antiseptic means

1875

First Known Use of antisepsis

1875


Medical Dictionary

antisepsis

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noun an·ti·sep·sis \ˌant-ə-ˈsep-səs\

Medical Definition of antisepsis

plural

antisepses

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  1. :  the inhibiting of the growth and multiplication of microorganisms by antiseptic means


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