Antiseptically \An`ti*sep"tic*al*ly\, adv. By means of antiseptics. [1913 Webster]

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  • antiseptically — /an teuh sep tik lee/, adv. with the aid of antiseptics. [1880 85; ANTISEPTIC + AL1 + LY] * * * …   Universalium

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