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Usage Examples for STERILIZE

  1. But the common sense of the community and the pure air of freedom tended to sterilize, though they have not to this day wholly killed, these germs of disease. - "The Framework of Home Rule" by Erskine Childers
  2. Further laboratory experiments indicated that the ordinary baking temperature at which the spaghetti was cooked was not only not sufficient to sterilize the food, but afforded a favorable opportunity for the bacteria in the interior of the mass to multiply. - "Food Poisoning" by Edwin Oakes Jordan