germproof

[jurm-proof]

adjective

not vulnerable to the action or penetration of germs.

Nearby words

  1. germinative,
  2. germinative layer,
  3. germinoma,
  4. germiston,
  5. germline insertion,
  6. germs,
  7. germy,
  8. gernsback,
  9. gero-,
  10. geroderma

Origin of germproof

First recorded in 1900–05; germ + -proof

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