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Lis•ter•ism



Pronunciation: (lis'tu-riz"um), [key]
n.
an antiseptic method introduced by Joseph Lister, involving the spraying of the parts under operation with a carbolic acid solution.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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