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antiseptic
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Definition
a substance used to clean wounds because it prevents infection by killing harmful micro-organisms such as bacteria

or more rarely when used as an adjective:  describing something as thoroughly clean and free of micro-organisms
  • A first-aid kit with bandages and tubes of antiseptic paste and small scissors.
    Chapter 19 (10% in)

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