Sterilization is process of eliminating or killing all the microbes in a food by heating, irradiating, etc.It is also the method by which all contaminations are completely des…troyed..
Sterilization is the elimination of microbiological organisms. Thisis also known as microbiology. (MORE)
Two meanings to sterile, that I know of..
1. Completely clean, sanitized, free of bacteria. Must be done by boiling, disinfecting etc..
2. Unable to reproduce d…ue to some abnormality or deliberate modification of reproductive organs (when you talk about 'sterilising' a pet, that means spay/neuter to avoid unwanted babies.). (MORE)
Sterilizers are the instruments that are used to kill or eliminate transmissible substances(bacteria,fungi etc) on any surface or object by the application of… heat, irradiation etc ..
The process is called sterilization (MORE)
Sterilization is the complete removal of all microorganisms ( e.g: becteria, virsues,...etc) from the surface area of 'anything' While Disinfection is an in-complete removal …of microorganisms from" inanimate or nonliving" objects. and has three distinctive levels. High level disinfection, intermediate level, and low level. Both sterilization and disinfection have chemical and physical methods. And since the question is about the methods of sterilization then there are: physical methods: Heating and radiation chemical methods: some chemicals like 'Etheline Dioxide', or by chemical evaporation. (MORE)
A sterilizer is something which sterilizes, so by definition no. However, alcoholic spirits, or to a some extent extreme heat, may just about do the trick if you don't have… clinical medical sterilizer. Also if you submerge the needle in spirits and lite it with a flame it will sterilize the needle. (MORE)