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We found 48 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word sterile:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. sterile: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sterile: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sterile: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sterile: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sterile: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sterile: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sterile, sterile: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sterile: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. sterile: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. sterile: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. sterile: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. sterile: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. sterile: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. sterile: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. sterile: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sterile: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. sterile: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Sterile: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Sterile: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sterile: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. sterile: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. sterile, sterile, strile: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sterile: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. sterile: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. sterile: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. sterile: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. sterile: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. sterile: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Sterile: Health & Beauty Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sterile: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sterile: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. sterile: Breast Cancer Talking Dictionary [home, info]
  2. sterile: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Sterile: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  4. sterile: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  5. sterile: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. sterile: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. sterile: Dictionary of Botanical Epithets [home, info]
  2. sterile: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  3. sterile: Tree of Life Glossary [home, info]
  4. sterile: Bryological [home, info]
  5. sterile (barren): Flora of New South Wales [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sterile: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sterile: Dairy Glossary [home, info]
  2. Sterile: Beauty & Health Glossary [home, info]
  3. STERILE: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sterile)

adjective:  deficient in originality or creativity; lacking powers of invention ("A sterile ideology lacking in originality")
adjective:  incapable of reproducing
adjective:  free of or using methods to keep free of pathological microorganisms ("A sterile operating area")

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