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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antisepsis  \An`ti*sep"sis\,  n.  [NL.  See  {Anti-};  {Sepsis}.] 
  Prevention  of  sepsis  by  excluding  or  destroying 
  microorganisms. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antisepsis 
  n  :  (of  non-living  objects)  the  state  of  being  free  of 
  pathogenic  organisms  [syn:  {asepsis},  {sterility},  {sterileness}] 




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