germproof

adjective
germ·​proof | \ ˈjərm-ˌprüf How to pronounce germproof (audio) \

Definition of germproof

: impervious to the penetration or action of germs

First Known Use of germproof

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Germproof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/germproof. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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germproof

adjective
germ·​proof | \ ˈjərm-ˈprüf How to pronounce germproof (audio) \

Medical Definition of germproof

: impervious to the penetration or action of germs

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