Alex was supposed to be sterile, but they had been wrong about that.
The advanced medical equipment and sterile scent in the air were the same.
She followed, uninterested in the sterile glass and stainless steel landscape.
It doesn't have to be sterile for us.
Sterile was the word that came to mind.
The sterile scent tickled Brady's nostrils.
The attendant ushered them into a sterile room of white tile and stainless steel.
Is he actually sterile, or is his count so low that conception is highly unlikely?
He stared at the flowers, a sign of disorder in his otherwise sterile condo.
Some shoots are sterile while others are fertile, bearing at the apex the so-called fructification - a dense oval, oblong conical or cylindrical spike, consisting of a number of shortly-stalked peltate scales, each of which has attached to its under surface a circle of spore-cases (sporangia) which open by a longitudinal slit on their inner side.
He described it as barren and sterile, and almost devoid of animals, the only one of any importance somewhat resembling a raccoon - a strange creature, which advanced by great bounds or leaps instead of walking, using only its hind legs, and covering 12 or 15 ft.
The remainder of the department, with the exception of a more broken and picturesque district in the extreme north-west, forms part of the sterile and monotonous plain known as Champagne Pouilleuse.
It sounds mechanical, sterile, and just a little bit un-American.
The sterile soil would at least have been proof against a low-land degeneracy.
She is a sterile flower, you know--like some strawberry blossoms.
It really seemed that Sonya did not feel her position trying, and had grown quite reconciled to her lot as a sterile flower.