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pas·teur·ize

(pas'tŭr-īz),
To treat by pasteurization.
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pasteurize

(păs′chə-rīz′, păs′tə-)
tr.v. pasteur·ized, pasteur·izing, pasteur·izes
To subject (a beverage or other food) to pasteurization.

pas′teur·iz′er n.
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Recently, USDA-ARS engineers have developed a better, faster way to pasteurize raw shell eggs without ruining their taste, texture, color or other important characteristics.
And Geveke and his colleagues are evidently the first to pair RF heating with a hot-water bath to pasteurize raw shell eggs.
Though the specialty market is an obvious application of the RF-heating process, it could of course be used to pasteurize all of the more than 221 million fresh shell eggs produced in the United States every day.