Medical Dictionary

sterilizer

noun ster·il·iz·er
variants: also British

steriliser

\ˈster-ə-ˌlī-zər\play

Medical Definition of sterilizer

  1. :  an apparatus for sterilizing (as by the agency of steam, ultraviolet radiation, or chemicals)


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