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synonyms for disinfectant

  • hygienic
  • sterile
  • antibacterial
  • antibiotic
  • clean
  • prophylactic
  • aseptic
  • bactericidal
  • germ-destroying
  • germ-free
  • germicidal
  • medicated
  • pure
  • purifying
  • sanitary
  • sterilized
  • unpolluted
See also synonyms for: disinfectants

antonyms for disinfectant

MOST RELEVANT
  • dirty
  • contaminated
  • polluted
  • unclean
  • unsanitary
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                  How to use disinfectant in a sentence

                  These include a nose spray that smothers and inactivates a key viral protein, disinfectants that are commonly used before sinus surgeries, and even dilute baby shampoo misted up the nose.
                  TREATMENTS THAT TARGET THE CORONAVIRUS IN THE NOSE MIGHT HELP PREVENT COVID-19LAURA SANDERSSEPTEMBER 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
                  Our campus rules and procedures mandate masks inside buildings, seat us six feet apart in class, provide quarantine housing, offer ample sanitizer and disinfectant supplies, and facilitate contact tracing.
                  DONALD TRUMP HAS FAILED TO PROTECT ME AND OTHER STUDENTS FROM COVID-19JAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
                  American Airlines announced federal approval of a new disinfectant that the airline says it will use on some flights to improve protection against surface transmission of the coronavirus.
                  AMERICAN AIRLINES TOUTS A NEW TOOL TO COMBAT COVID. BUT DOES IT REALLY MAKE FLYING SAFER?DZANEMORRISAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
                  Allied BioScience told CNBC it will pursue broader approval that would make its disinfectant more easily available.
                  AMERICAN AIRLINES TOUTS A NEW TOOL TO COMBAT COVID. BUT DOES IT REALLY MAKE FLYING SAFER?DZANEMORRISAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
                  Allied BioScience is already pursuing a broader EPA approval to allow widespread use of the disinfectant.
                  THIS PRODUCT KILLS COVID FOR 7 DAYS—AND JUST GOT EPA APPROVAL FOR SOME AMERICAN AIRLINES PLANESLEE CLIFFORDAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
                  It’s an “unregistered product making false disinfectant claims in violation of federal law,” the EPA says.
                  ENVIRONMENT REPORT: ONE WAY TO FORCE COMPANIES TO EMIT LESS CARBONMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 10, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
                  Years ago I investigated in the laboratory the popular notion that tobacco is a disinfectant.
                  ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
                  The popular notions regarding sulphur as a disinfectant after diphtheria are erroneous.
                  ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
                  Formalin is the best disinfectant for wall-paper unless the child has spat upon it—then use the bichloride.
                  ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
                  The nurse should not touch the outside of the tub with infected articles while putting these in the disinfectant.
                  ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
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                  WORDS RELATED TO DISINFECTANT

                  • antibacterial
                  • antibiotic
                  • aseptic
                  • bactericidal
                  • clean
                  • disinfectant
                  • germ-destroying
                  • germ-free
                  • germicidal
                  • hygienic
                  • medicated
                  • prophylactic
                  • pure
                  • purifying
                  • sanitary
                  • sterile
                  • sterilized
                  • unpolluted
                  Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.