sanitate

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verb san·i·tate \ˈsa-nə-ˌtāt\

Definition of sanitate

sanitated

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sanitating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make sanitary especially by providing with sanitary appliances or facilities

Origin and Etymology of sanitate

back-formation from sanitation


First Known Use: 1882


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sanitate

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transitive verb san·i·tate \ˈsan-ə-ˌtāt\

Medical Definition of sanitate

sanitated

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sanitating

  1. :  to make sanitary especially by providing with sanitary appliances or facilities epidemics which occurred in areas which had not been sanitated

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