Translation of "hygiene" - English-Spanish dictionary

hygiene

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈhaɪ.dʒiːn/

A the degree to which people keep themselves or their environment clean, especially to prevent disease

higiene
Poor standards of hygiene mean that the disease spreads fast.
health and hygiene regulations
dental/personal hygiene

(Translation of “hygiene” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

hygiene

noun /ˈhaidʒiːn/

(the rules or science of) cleanliness whose aim is to preserve health and prevent the spread of disease

higiene
dental hygiene.
hygienic /-ˈdʒiː-, (American) -ˈdʒe-/ adjective

(opposite unhygienic) free from germs or dirt

higiénico
Hygienic conditions are essential in a hospital.
hygienically /-ˈdʒiː-, (American) -ˈdʒe-/ adverb

higiénicamente

(Translation of “hygiene” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)