sanitary

Definitions

  • A Sanitary Dairy
    A Sanitary Dairy
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj sanitary free from filth and pathogens "sanitary conditions for preparing food","a sanitary washroom"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Sanitary Of or pertaining to health; designed to secure or preserve health; relating to the preservation or restoration of health; hygienic; as, sanitary regulations. See the Note under Sanatory.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sanitary Pertaining to health or hygiene or the preservation of health; hygienic; healthy.
    • sanitary Synonyms Sanitary, Sanatory. These two words are often confounded. Sanitary means “pertaining to health, hygienic”: as, sanitary science; sanitary conditions (which may be good or bad). Sanatory means “serving to heal, therapeutic”: as, sanatory medicines or agencies.
    • n sanitary A public water-closet, urinal, and lavatory.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Sanitary san′i-tar-i pertaining to, tending, or designed to promote health
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. sanitas, health: cf. F. sanitaire,. See Sanity

Usage

In literature:

The sanitary state of the southern cities is bad enough still.
"Health and Education" by Charles Kingsley
Only the most clean and sanitary methods are employed in their making.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
He shall care for the same and keep them in a dry and sanitary condition always ready for use.
"Mining Laws of Ohio, 1921" by Anonymous
From a sanitary point of view this rest is no doubt of the highest importance.
"The Olden Time Series, Vol. 3: New-England Sunday" by Henry M. Brooks
Then comes Harper's Monthly and the Century, not forgetting the Sanitary Journal.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 1, January 5, 1884." by Various
RESULT OF IGNORANCE OF SANITARY LAWS.
"Our Deportment" by John H. Young
If her house is unsanitary she should make it sanitary, or move elsewhere.
"The Healthy Life, Vol. V, Nos. 24-28" by Various
Pumpelly, was read before the Newport Sanitary Protective Society, Jan. 12, 1884.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 6" by Various
The remedy for such misguided sanitary efforts is simple.
"If You're Going to Live in the Country" by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
Drains are looked after by the Camp Commandant, assisted by the sanitary section of the R.A.M.C.
"Leaves from a Field Note-Book" by J. H. Morgan
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In news:

New Products in Sanitary .
A new "Flo-Thru" Sanitary Sifter from Kason Corporation reduces height requirements while increasing screening capacity.
Sanitary Methods of Burial.
The Sanitary Relations of Cemeteries.
Home› Tag › sanitary .
Sanitary sewer construction with polypropylene pipe.
Giving a Dog a Sanitary Trim.
Repairs have been completed to a leak in a Spring Lake Township sanitary sewer transmission line that resulted in a no-body-contact advisory being issued for Lloyd's Bayou and two tributaries earlier this month.
Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority has withdrawn a permit application to the state Department of Environmental Protection to treat wastewater from natural gas drilling operations at the plant in Hanover Township.
Burkert's Sanitary Radar Level Transmitter Type 8138.
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission launched a free app that offers customers everything from convenient bill payment to service alerts.
Two incumbents and a challenger appeared to have won three open seats on the Ironhouse Sanitary District, according to unofficial results released early Wednesday morning.
EPA seeking input on sanitary sewer overflows and peak flows.
TDLR Can't Connect Sanitary Conditions of Texas Salon to Woman's Death.
Washington County has bought land from Holy Trinity Church of Richmond for the Richmond Sanitary Sewer Project.
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