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antiseptic

adjective

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1 being clean and in good order
  • known for keeping a strenuously antiseptic kitchen, the floor of which does indeed seem fit for eating off of

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2 free from dirt or stain
  • for such an expensive, elegant Sunday brunch, one would expect the attendants at the buffet tables to be professionally attired in starched, antiseptic white jackets

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antiseptic

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The first known use of antiseptic was in 1639

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“Antiseptic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/antiseptic. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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