pasteurise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v pasteurise heat food in order to kill harmful microorganisms "pasteurize milk"
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Usage

In literature:

But take the Standard Egg Trust, and the Patent Pasteurised Infant Rubber Feeder Company.
"Mother" by Owen Wister
This process is called pasteurising, after the great French chemist and bacteriologist who invented it.
"The Bacillus of Long Life" by Loudon Douglas
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In news:

Outbreaks of streptococcal pharyngitis associated with eating of contaminated food have seldomly been reported, particularly after the introduction of milk pasteurisation.
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