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antiseptic

A chemical substance that can kill or reduce growth of microorgansims on living tissue and thus reduce the risk of infection. In contrast to antibiotics they cannot be given systemically.

➔ disinfection
Antiseptikum n
antiseptique (agent antiseptique) m
antisettico m
antiséptico m
antisèptic m
antisepticum, ontsmettingsmiddel n
antiseptisk middel
antiseptikum
bakteriedödande
antiseptický
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