ultra-pasteurized

adjective
ul·​tra-pas·​teur·​ized | \ ˌəl-trə-ˈpas-chə-ˌrīzd How to pronounce ultra-pasteurized (audio) , -ˈpas-tyə-, -tə- \

Definition of ultra-pasteurized

: subjected to pasteurization at higher than normal temperatures especially to extend shelf life ultra-pasteurized cream

First Known Use of ultra-pasteurized

1953, in the meaning defined above

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“Ultra-pasteurized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultra-pasteurized. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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