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pasteurized

view main entry for pasteurizedadjective  /ˈpɑːstʃəraɪzd/
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pasteurization

  /ˌpɑːstʃəraɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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pasteurize

verb [transitive]
pasteurizepasteurizespasteurizingpasteurizedpasteurized verb [transitive]Inflectionspresent tenseI/you/we/theypasteurizehe/she/itpasteurizespresent participlepasteurizingpast tensepasteurizedpast participlepasteurizedPreserve food: bottle, can, cure, dehydrate, dehydration, dry, flash-freeze, freeze, homogenize, irradiate

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