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antiseptically

[an-tuh-sep-tik-lee] /ˌæn təˈsɛp tɪk li/
adverb
1.
with the aid of antiseptics.
Origin of antiseptically
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; antiseptic + -al1 + -ly
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  • If this does not clear it up within twenty-four hours, go to a doctor and have him treat it antiseptically.

    A Handbook of Health

    Woods Hutchinson
  • It was something of a shock to find that her colorful peasant getup was antiseptically sheathed in a white laboratory coat.

    Card Trick Walter Bupp AKA Randall Garrett

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