Synonyms for (adjective) aseptic

Synonyms: aseptic, sterile

Definition: free of or using methods to keep free of pathological microorganisms

Usage: a sterile operating area; aseptic surgical instruments; aseptic surgical techniques

Similar words: antiseptic

Definition: thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causing organisms

Usage: doctors in antiseptic green coats; the antiseptic effect of alcohol; it is said that marjoram has antiseptic qualities