Synonyms for sterilisation

Synonyms for (noun) sterilisation

Synonyms: sterilisation, sterilization

Definition: the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)

Similar words: cleaning, cleansing, cleanup

Definition: the act of making something clean

Usage: he gave his shoes a good cleaning


Synonyms: sterilisation, sterilization

Definition: the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)

Similar words: surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, operation

Definition: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body

Usage: they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available; he died while undergoing surgery