• WordNet 3.6
    • v sanitise make less offensive or more acceptable by removing objectionable features "sanitize a document before releasing it to the press","sanitize history","sanitize the language in a book"
    • v sanitise make sanitary by cleaning or sterilizing
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In the introduction to his polemical history of the disaster, he labels the famine genocide and criticises other Irish historians as revisionists who are sanitising the famine 's story.
Another half a trillion dollars worth, which will reprocess dodgy debt, replacing it with good ol' homogenized, sanitised, government paper.