verb[with object] (often as adjective siliconized)
Coat or otherwise treat (something) with silicone: modern siliconized tubes are less irritant than the old rubber catheters
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- It is nonlatex and is siliconized for ease of insertion.
- The glass sleeves were inserted into the drilled-out tops of 1.5 ml siliconized polypropylene tubes, and the holder was cemented to the tube top with silicone sealant.
- After clearing the anthers for 1-5 min in 45% acetic acid, the meiotic cells were squeezed out of the anthers in a fresh drop of 45% acetic acid and squashed lightly under a siliconized cover glass.
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