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chemosterilize

[kee-moh-ster-uh-lahyz, kem-oh-] /ˌki moʊˈstɛr əˌlaɪz, ˌkɛm oʊ-/
verb (used with object), chemosterilized, chemosterilizing.
1.
to sterilize (insects or other animals) with a chemosterilant.
Also, especially British, chemosterilise.
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chemosterilization, noun
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