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1

Define Cleaning.

Removal of visible foreign material (dust)

2

Define Sanitizing.

Reduce microbial population

3

Define Decontamination.

Remove disease producing microorganisms

4

Define Disinfection.

Kill disease producing microorganisms

5

Define Sterilization.

Kills microorganisms

6

Define Antiseptic.

Destroys microorganisms on living tissue