esterilizar

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

estéril +‎ -izar

VerbEdit

esterilizar (first-person singular present indicative esterilizo, past participle esterilizado)

  1. to sterilize

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • esterilizar” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

estéril +‎ -izar

PronunciationEdit

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /esteɾiliˈθaɾ/, [est̪eɾiliˈθaɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /esteɾiliˈsaɾ/, [est̪eɾiliˈsaɾ]

VerbEdit

esterilizar (first-person singular present esterilizo, first-person singular preterite esterilicé, past participle esterilizado)

  1. (transitive) to sterilize

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit