Definition of “sanitary” - English Dictionary

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“sanitary” in British English

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sanitaryadjective

uk /ˈsæn.ɪ.tər.i/ us /ˈsæn.ə.ter.i/

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

“sanitary” in American English

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sanitaryadjective

us /ˈsæn·ˌter·i/

relating to being clean and healthy, esp. to the protection of health by the removal of dirt and waste, including human waste:

He worked to improve sanitary conditions in New Orleans.

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