Synonyms & Antonyms of hygiene

the things that you do to keep yourself and your surroundings clean in order to maintain good health
  • Poor sanitation and hygiene caused many of the soldiers to get sick.
  • He has very poor personal hygiene.
  • Brushing your teeth regularly is an important part of good dental/oral hygiene.

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The first known use of hygiene was in 1671

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“Hygiene.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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