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asepsis (n.)

"absence of micro-organisms causing putrefaction or fermentation," 1855, from a- (3) "not" + sepsis.

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Definitions of asepsis from WordNet

asepsis (n.)
(of non-living objects) the state of being free of pathogenic organisms;
Synonyms: antisepsis / sterility / sterileness
asepsis (n.)
the process of inhibiting the growth and multiplication of microorganisms;
Synonyms: antisepsis
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