Definition of Sterileness

1. Noun. (of non-living objects) the state of being free of pathogenic organisms.

Exact synonyms: Antisepsis, Asepsis, Sterility
Generic synonyms: Sanitariness
Derivative terms: Antiseptic, Aseptic, Sterile, Sterile



Definition of Sterileness

1. Noun. The state or condition of being sterile. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sterileness

stereovision
steres
sterhydraulic
steric
steric hindrance
sterical
sterically
sterigma
sterigmas
sterigmata
sterigmatum
sterilant
sterilants
sterile
sterilely
sterileness (current term)
sterilisation
sterilisations
sterilise
sterilised
steriliser
sterilisers
sterilises
sterilising
sterilities
sterility
sterilizable
sterilizated
sterilization
sterilizations

Literary usage of Sterileness

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1. The Dramatic Works of James Sheridan Knowles by James Sheridan Knowles (1843)
"Should plunge into her regions, and for chill, And gloom, and sterileness, find light, and warmth, And verdure,—such as should belong to day ! ..."

2. The Progress of America, from the Discovery by Columbus to the Year 1846 by John Macgregor (1847)
"Thus, whilst I might, upon the right hand, be pained to see the sterileness of a tract of country made so perhaps by the neglect of its opulent owner, ..."

3. Travels Over the Table Lands and Cordilleras of Mexico: During the Years by Albert M. Gilliam (1846)
"Thus, whilst I might, upon the right hand, be pained to see the sterileness of a tract of country, made so, perhaps, by the neglect of its opulent owner, ..."

4. Social Relations in Our Southern States by Daniel Robinson Hundley (1860)
"Owing to the sterileness of their lands, and deficient cultivation, that sometimes fails them, running all to weeds and grass. ..."

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