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 (păs′chə-rīz′, păs′tə-)
tr.v. pas·teur·ized, pas·teur·iz·ing, pas·teur·iz·es
To subject (a beverage or other food) to pasteurization.

pas′teur·iz′er n.
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(ˈpæstəˌraɪzə; -stjə-; ˈpɑː-) or


1. (Cookery) an apparatus for pasteurizing substances (esp milk)
2. (Brewing) an apparatus for pasteurizing substances (esp milk)
3. (Cookery) a person who carries out pasteurization
4. (Brewing) a person who carries out pasteurization
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