What does sanitary mean?

Definitions for sanitaryˈsæn ɪˌtɛr i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sanitary.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sanitary, healthful(adj)

    free from filth and pathogens

    "sanitary conditions for preparing food"; "a sanitary washroom"

Wiktionary

  1. sanitary(Adjective)

    of, or relating to health

  2. sanitary(Adjective)

    clean and free from pathogens; hygienic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sanitary(adj)

    of or pertaining to health; designed to secure or preserve health; relating to the preservation or restoration of health; hygienic; as, sanitary regulations. See the Note under Sanatory

  2. Origin: [L. sanitas health: cf. F. sanitaire. See Sanity.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sanitary

    san′i-tar-i, adj. pertaining to, tending, or designed to promote health.—n. Sanitā′rian, a promoter of sanitary reforms.—adv. San′itarily.—ns. San′itary-ware, coarse-glazed earthenware for sewer-pipes; Sanitā′tion, the science of sanitary conditions and of preserving health, synonymous with Hygiene—usually restricted, however, to the methods and apparatus for making and maintaining houses healthy; Sanitō′rium (incorrectly, Sanitā′rium), a health station, particularly for troops.—Sanitary science, such science as conduces to the preservation of health.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanitary in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanitary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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