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germfree

[jurm-free, -free] /ˈdʒɜrmˈfri, -ˌfri/
adjective
1.
free of germs; sterile:
a germfree laboratory.
2.
(of experimental animals) born and raised under sterile conditions.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; germ + free
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