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synonyms for sterilization

  • castration
  • infertility
  • barrenness
  • fecundity
  • fruitlessness
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Officials would have to increase the pace of sterilizations to about 30 per year, half of them in females, to have any effect.
INVASION OF THE HIPPOS: COLOMBIA IS RUNNING OUT OF TIME TO TACKLE PABLO ESCOBAR’S WILDEST LEGACYSARAH KAPLANJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In short, it spreads through the air, and if we been able to understand that earlier, much of the early guidance could have focused more on ventilation and outdoor work rather than plexiglass and the sterilization of surfaces.
TERRIBLE YEAR, GREAT DISCOVERIES: OUR FAVORITE STORIES OF 2020RANDY DOTINGADECEMBER 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
As lawyers, medical experts, journalists, and congress people continue to gather evidence on the claims, it’s important to remember that the US has sanctioned race-based sterilization in the past century.
MEDICAL EXPERTS HAVE UNCOVERED MORE EVIDENCE OF STERILIZATION PRACTICES ON WOMEN HELD BY ICEPURBITA SAHAOCTOBER 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The last legal forced sterilization in Oregon, for example, was performed less than 40 years ago.
MEDICAL EXPERTS HAVE UNCOVERED MORE EVIDENCE OF STERILIZATION PRACTICES ON WOMEN HELD BY ICEPURBITA SAHAOCTOBER 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In late March, she sketched out an idea for a small sterilization unit.
TACKLING THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS CALLS FOR NOVEL IDEASKATHIANN KOWALSKIMAY 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Medicine and surgery—well, there's a huge program of compulsory sterilization, and another one of eugenic marriage-control.
HUNTER PATROLHENRY BEAM PIPER AND JOHN J. MCGUIRE
This mixture, after sterilization, is poured into flat dishes with loose-fitting covers.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
In using this method sterilization is completed in a single period, saving time, fuel and labor.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
When boiling water is thus used the sterilization period in hot-water bath is thirty minutes.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
For vegetables which have been gathered over 24 hours increase the time of sterilization by adding one-fifth.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO STERILIZATION

  • altering
  • effeminization
  • gelding
  • orchidotomy
  • orchiectomy
  • sterilization
  • unmanning
  • ablution
  • antisepsis
  • brushing
  • catharsis
  • deodorizing
  • disinfection
  • dusting
  • prophylaxis
  • purgation
  • purge
  • purification
  • sanitation
  • scouring
  • scrubbing
  • shampooing
  • sterilization
  • sweeping
  • washing
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