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Adj.1.sterilised - made infertile
infertile, sterile, unfertile - incapable of reproducing; "an infertile couple"
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Stray dogs are not being sterilised by authorities due to lack of funds.
You will need two sterilised 400g jars 600g small onions or shallots 35g salt 500ml water 2 teaspoons coriander seeds 2 teaspoons mixed peppercorns 2 chillies split lengthways 2 bay leaves 650ml white wine vinegar 1 Peel the onions or shallots, whichever you're using.
FIG CHUTNEY (Makes about 2kg) | Special equipment: Non-corrosive preserving pan; sterilised jars with vinegar-proof sealants | Shelf life: 1 year | 1.
Drug addicts should be encouraged to get clean, not get sterilised.
At an International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) training session with young Namibian HIV-positive women it carne out that some had been sterilised without their informed consent.