the development and application of sanitary measures for the sake of cleanliness, protecting health, etc.
the disposal of sewage and solid waste.
the study and use of practical measures for the preservation of public health
sanitation san·i·ta·tion (sān’ĭ-tā’shən)
Formulation and application of measures designed to protect public health.
Disposal of sewage.
[san-i-tey-shuh n-man] /ˌsæn ɪˈteɪ ʃənˌmæn/ noun, plural sanitationmen. 1. a sanitation worker.
noun 1. a person employed to collect, haul away, and dispose of garbage.
noun 1. the state of being sane; soundness of mind. 2. soundness of judgment. noun 1. the state of being sane 2. good sense or soundness of judgment sanity san·i·ty (sān’ĭ-tē) n. The quality or condition of being sane; soundness of mind. Soundness of judgment or reason.
verb (used with object), sanitized, sanitizing. 1. to free from dirt, germs, etc., as by cleaning or sterilizing. 2. to make less offensive by eliminating anything unwholesome, objectionable, incriminating, etc.: to sanitize a document before releasing it to the press. verb (transitive) 1. to make sanitary or hygienic, as by sterilizing 2. to omit unpleasant […]