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.


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