verb (used with object), ster·i·lized, ster·i·liz·ing.
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Fill into flasks and sterilise, etc., as for previous solution.
Plug the tube and sterilise in the steamer in the usual manner.
Could not she nip the first in the bud, and sterilise the rest?When Ghost Meets Ghost
William Frend De Morgan
Already all of his lairs but one be sterilise as for him; and before the sunset this shall be so.
And so we have this day to hunt out all his lairs and sterilise them.