Synonyms for (verb) sterilize

Synonyms: unsex, fix, sterilise, sterilize, desex, desexualise, desexualize

Definition: make infertile

Usage: in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized

Similar words: operate, operate on

Definition: perform surgery on

Usage: The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life


Synonyms: sterilise, sterilize

Definition: make free from bacteria

Similar words: disinfect

Definition: destroy microorganisms or pathogens by cleansing

Usage: disinfect a wound