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dis·in·fect

 (dĭs′ĭn-fĕkt′)
tr.v. dis·in·fect·ed, dis·in·fect·ing, dis·in·fects
To cleanse so as to destroy or prevent the growth of disease-carrying microorganisms: disinfect a hospital room.

dis′in·fec′tion n.
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Noun1.disinfection - treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms
medical aid, medical care - professional treatment for illness or injury
chlorination - disinfection of water by the addition of small amounts of chlorine or a chlorine compound
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disinfection

[ˌdɪsɪnˈfekʃən] Ndesinfección f

disinfection

nDesinfektion f

disinfection

[ˌdɪsɪnˈfɛkʃn] ndisinfezione f

dis·in·fec·tion

n. desinfección. 1. proceso de limpieza extensa y eliminación de organismos patógenos; 2. limpieza de control de eliminación diaria de materiales contaminados y destrucción de microorganismos, tal como se hace en hospitales.
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The products were well within expiry date and tested according to the manufacturer labeled instructions for minimum disinfection time. The test method was based on the procedures in the ISO 14729 standard primary stand-alone test.
FAST With a 10-minute high-level manual disinfection time it's faster than all other OPA HLD's in the U.S.
A 10-minute high-level disinfection time that's faster than all other OPA high-level disinfectants.
We can obtain the disinfection time of the environment from the data in Table 1, which is n = 13.