[ kee-moh-ster-uh-lahyz, kem-oh- ]
/ ˌki moʊˈstɛr əˌlaɪz, ˌkɛm oʊ- /
verb (used with object), che·mo·ster·i·lized, che·mo·ster·i·liz·ing.
to sterilize (insects or other animals) with a chemosterilant.
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Also especially British, che·mo·ster·i·lise .
OTHER WORDS FROM chemosterilizeche·mo·ster·i·li·za·tion, noun
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