Definition of unsterile in English:

unsterile

Syllabification: un·ster·ile
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈsterəl
 
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adjective

chiefly Medicine
Not sterile; not sterilized: unsterile needles
More example sentences
  • He believes that AIDS may have its origin in unsterile hypodermic needles and antibiotics.
  • Panicky use of unsterile needles may transmit HIV, hepatitis C, or other infections.
  • I always have been taught that the back of the gown is considered unsterile and that personnel in sterile attire should not have their back to sterile supplies or fields.

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