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sterilize

sterilize
Sterlized portion of runway/airfield.
i. To blank off a portion of an instrument panel for equipment not yet installed.
ii. To mark off a portion of a runway as not usable.
iii. To prohibit unauthorized access to a portion of or the entire airport for security reasons.
iv. To make unusable or unavailable a facility, such as a portion of an aircraft, for carrying a weapon.
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HOSPITAL bosses have picked up an award for their new state-of- the-art sterilising service.
A two-and-a-half hour investigation revealed the alert had been caused by a sterilising machine which had malfunctioned and started to overheat.
My health visitor says to keep sterilising her bottles until she's one, but it seems so pointless when she's always sucking dirty toys