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Antiseptic

An`ti`sep´tic
a.1.Counteracting or preventing putrefaction, or a putrescent tendency in the system; antiputrefactive.
Antiseptic surgery
that system of surgical practice which insists upon a systematic use of antiseptics in the performance of operations and the dressing of wounds.
n.1.a substance which kills or retards the growth of microorganisms, especially when used for protection against infection; a substance which prevents or retards putrefaction, or destroys, or protects from, putrefactive organisms; as, carbolic acid, alcohol, cinchona, and many other agents sold commercially.
Noun1.Antisepticantiseptic - a substance that destroys micro-organisms that carry disease without harming body tissues
Adj.1.antiseptic - thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causing organisms; "doctors in antiseptic green coats"; "the antiseptic effect of alcohol"; "it is said that marjoram has antiseptic qualities"
Antonyms:
septic - containing or resulting from disease-causing organisms; "a septic sore throat"; "a septic environment"; "septic sewage"
2.antiseptic - clean and honest; "antiseptic financial practices"
3.antiseptic - freeing from error or corruption; "the antiseptic effect of sturdy criticism"
4.antiseptic - made free from live bacteria or other microorganisms; "sterilized instruments"
5.antiseptic - (extended sense) of exceptionally clean language; "lyrics as antiseptic as Sunday School"
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