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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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The Skytron UV Disinfection Robots automatically sense room size and characteristics to calibrate the appropriate runtime, instilling confidence that disinfecting treatments are completed with the highest quality performance every time.
CS Medical LLC is engaged in developing, manufacturing and marketing medical devices that is designed to provide high-level disinfection of ultrasound Trans-Esophageal Echocardiogram ("TEE") probes.
It is dependent upon reverse osmosis membrane element integrity, consistent system monitoring and service maintenance, a programme of regular permeate tubing disinfection ideally to include the reverse osmosis membrane elements, together with appropriate monitoring of the chemical and microbiological quality of the permeate produced.