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disinfect

To remove the virus code that has attached itself to a legitimate file. Sometimes, the antivirus program cannot untangle the code, and the infected file has to be deleted. See quarantine.
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Lancaster's network is intended to take disinfected water that would otherwise go to the eastside farmland.
lVehicles to be washed and disinfected before leaving through approved wheel-bath.
Do not use cabins or other enclosed shelters that are rodent infested until they have been appropriately cleaned and disinfected.
Unotron's SpillSeal[R] technology can be disinfected and cleaned under running water without damaging the keyboard or mice, finally allowing dental offices to perfectly balance function and the demands of infection control.
Recycled water - disinfected but not considered potable - could be used to irrigate about 9,800 acres of city-owned property and rights of way, said Randy Williams, Lancaster's public works director.
Once captured on a filter, it can be readily disinfected with UV light.
The water, ventilation system, swimming pool, spa, laundry and food may all be sanitized and disinfected.
For the nation's 65,000+ Chiropractors, Unotron's SpillSeal[R] computer keyboards and mice promote wellness since they can be cleaned and disinfected and are ergonomically sound, with keys that travel easily without placing stress on fingers and hands.
We touch an average of 300 surfaces in every half-hour of activity, and many of them are spots that never get disinfected, Reynolds said.