Meaning of “sanitation” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “sanitation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sanitationnoun [ U ]

us /ˌsæn·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/

the system used to keep healthy standards in a place where people live, esp. by removing waste products and garbage safely:

the Department of Sanitation
Sanitation workers are picking up the garbage.

(Definition of “sanitation” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)