autoclave

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French autoclave, formed with prefix auto- + Latin clavis (key).

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Noun[edit]

autoclave (plural autoclaves)

  1. A strong, pressurized, heated vessel, as for laboratory experiments, sterilization, cooking or mineral processing.

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Verb[edit]

autoclave (third-person singular simple present autoclaves, present participle autoclaving, simple past and past participle autoclaved)

  1. (transitive) To sterilize laboratory equipment in an autoclave.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

autoclave m (plural autoclaves)

  1. autoclave

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French.

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Noun[edit]

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autoclave f (plural autoclavi)

  1. autoclave

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

autoclave f (plural autoclaves)

  1. autoclave