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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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VA inspectors found that the equipment used for the prostate biopsies was being cleaned and disinfected after each procedure, but some equipment was not being scrubbed by a brush after each use.
The land is to be planted with alfalfa that would be irrigated with treated, disinfected effluent.
Previously, Parry Sound simply drew its water from Georgian Bay and disinfected it.
lVehicles to be washed and disinfected before leaving through approved wheel-bath.
No amount of microwaving disinfected plastic boards.
At minimum, these surfaces need to be cleaned and disinfected on a daily basis to prevent the spread of germs.
TRU-D's unique and patented ability to measure dose means 100 percent of the room has been disinfected.
GLENDALE - Drinking water from a treatment plant supplying Burbank and Glendale is being disinfected with a different process to ensure it meets new health guidelines, and a second treatment plant is slated to be retrofitted in 2009.
Recommended guidelines include using camping or other enclosed shelters that are rodent infested only after they have been cleaned and disinfected, pitching tents or placing sleeping bags away from areas in proximity to rodent feces and/or burrows, and using tents with floors or raising the sleeping bag at least twelve inches above the ground.
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.