insanitary

adjective in·san·i·tary \ (ˌ)in-ˈsa-nə-ˌter-ē \

Definition of insanitary

: unclean enough to endanger health : contaminated

insanitation

play \in-ˌsa-nə-ˈtā-shən\ noun

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1866

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insanitary

Definition of insanitary for English Language Learners

  • : dirty and likely to cause disease


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insanitary

adjective in·san·i·tary \ (ˈ)in-ˈsan-ə-ˌter-ē \

medical Definition of insanitary

: unclean enough to endanger health

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