Scrabble word: PASTEURIZATION
In which Scrabble dictionary does PASTEURIZATION exist?
Definitions of PASTEURIZATION in dictionaries:
- noun - partial sterilization of foods at a temperature that destroys harmful microorganisms without major changes in the chemistry of the food
- The act or process of heating a beverage or other food, such as milk or beer, to a specific temperature for a specific period of time in order to kill microorganisms that could cause disease, spoilage, or undesired fermentation.
- The act or process of destroying most microorganisms in certain foods, such as fish or clam meat, by irradiating them with gamma rays or other radiation to prevent spoilage.