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What is "Anti bacterial" - Definition & Explanation

Chemical that prevents growth of bacteria.
(Anti-Microbial) - A fabric that has been chemically treated or a fiber that is created by incorporating the anti-bacterial chemical agent into the fiber formula, making the finished fiber or fabric resistant to, or inhibiting the growth of micro-organisms.
finish that makes a fabric resistant to the growth of bacteria.

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