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See definition of disinfection on Dictionary.com
  • as incleaning
  • as incleanliness
  • as inlustration
  • as inpurification
  • as insanitation

synonyms for disinfection

  • purification
  • sanitation
  • sterilization
  • washing
  • ablution
  • antisepsis
  • brushing
  • catharsis
  • deodorizing
  • dusting
  • prophylaxis
  • purgation
  • purge
  • scouring
  • scrubbing
  • shampooing
  • sweeping
  • ablution
  • absolution
  • atonement
  • baptism
  • bathing
  • catharsis
  • depuration
  • distillation
  • expiation
  • expurgation
  • forgiveness
  • grace
  • lavation
  • laving
  • purgation
  • purge
  • purifying
  • rarefaction
  • rebirth
  • redemption
  • refinement
  • regeneration
  • salvation
  • sanctification
  • washing
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How to use disinfection in a sentence

I probably want a five-star business travel level hotel that I can guarantee has done a proper cleaning and proper disinfection.
MARKETERS SAY COVID VACCINES CREATE HOPE FOR QUICK RETURN OF IN-PERSON EVENTSHENRY POWDERLYFEBRUARY 1, 2021SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Last month, China’s cabinet announced new guidelines requiring thorough disinfection of cold-chain food packages from its list of “high-risk” countries, which include Brazil, Italy and the United States.
THE U.S. HAS ABSOLUTELY NO CONTROL OVER THE CORONAVIRUS. CHINA IS ON TOP OF THE TINIEST RISKS.CHRIS MOONEY, GERRY SHIHNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Wayward bikes and scooters scurry back to charging docks and disinfection baths.
THE SELF-DRIVING CAR IS A RED HERRING - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSANTHONY TOWNSENDOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
Ninety-nine percent of the respondents also reported using enhanced infection control measures like pre-screening patients and using extra disinfection measures.
DON’T WORRY. YOUR DENTIST PROBABLY WON’T CATCH COVID-19.KAT ESCHNEROCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
So before you head out into the wilderness, make sure you take plenty of water with you, as well as the supplies for water disinfection.
THE 10-STEP GUIDE TO SURVIVAL IN AN EMERGENCYBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFESEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
A detailed description of the disinfection in diphtheria is given in the chapter on Infectious Diseases in Schools.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Rules of action clearly explained are soon accepted—like traffic rules, notification of contagious diseases, disinfection, etc.
EUTHENICS, THE SCIENCE OF CONTROLLABLE ENVIRONMENTELLEN H. RICHARDS
He made the suggestion that the arc light might be used for the disinfection of hospitals and railway carriages.
MAKERS OF BRITISH BOTANY; A COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY LIVING BOTANISTSVARIOUS
Wipe perfectly dry immediately after the disinfection is completed.
THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
But if the Government is closing them merely for purposes of disinfection it might let us know.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL 150, FEBRUARY 9, 1916VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO DISINFECTION

  • ablution
  • antisepsis
  • brushing
  • catharsis
  • deodorizing
  • disinfection
  • dusting
  • prophylaxis
  • purgation
  • purge
  • purification
  • sanitation
  • scouring
  • scrubbing
  • shampooing
  • sterilization
  • sweeping
  • washing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.