autoclavable

adjective
au·​to·​clav·​able | \ ˈȯt-ə-ˌklā-və-bəl, ˌȯt-ə-ˈ How to pronounce autoclavable (audio) \

Medical Definition of autoclavable

: able to withstand the action of an autoclave

Other Words from autoclavable

autoclavability \ ˌȯt-​ə-​ˌklā-​və-​ˈbil-​ət-​ē How to pronounce autoclavable (audio) \ noun, plural autoclavabilities

Learn More About autoclavable

Dictionary Entries Near autoclavable

autochthonous

autoclavable

autoclave

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Autoclavable.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/autoclavable. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Food

  • a-light
  • Name these cookies!
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!