germproof

germproof

(ˈdʒɜːmpruːf)
adj
(Pathology) impervious to, or unable to be affected by, microorganisms
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germ•proof

(ˈdʒɜrmˌpruf)

adj.
not vulnerable to the action or penetration of germs.
[1900–05]
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Translations

germproof

[ˈdʒɜːmpruːf] ADJa prueba de microbios or gérmenes
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