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disinfectant

dis·in·fect·ant

disinfectant

 
pronunciation:
dIs ihn fek tnt
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: any chemical substance that destroys infection-causing organisms.
similar words:
antiseptic
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part of speech: adjective
definition: acting as a disinfectant.
a disinfectant ointment
similar words:
antiseptic
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  bacteria, hygiene, injury
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