- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||free of bacteria or germs that cause disease or decay.
The area of skin should be aseptic before giving the injection.
- similar words:
- antiseptic, sanitary
||acting to prevent infection.
He rubbed the skin with an aseptic solution.
||pale or unenthusiastic.
The receptionist gave me an aseptic greeting, barely even looking up from her schedule book.The film received an aseptic reception from the critics.