The education could start—slowly and judiciously—in high school, in the same way students now learn about sex and hygiene.
Items of particular need are socks, underwear, t-shirts, hygiene supplies, cleaning supplies, paper products.
It became something both for the hygiene of the couch and the patient.
In the brilliantly disturbing “hygiene,” a mysterious plague has taken hold of a Russian town.
A similar monastic silence reigned, and the atmosphere was also of high seriousness and hygiene.
Even disease itself was to be cured by obedience to these laws,—those of hygiene.
The hygiene of generation is the most important part of moral hygiene.
In learning about the body, we have to study anatomy, physiology, and hygiene.
His experience intervened in questions of the hygiene of marriage.
Simply because they are both desirable commodities in domestic economy and hygiene.
1670s, from French hygiène, ultimately from Greek hygieine techne "the healthful art," from hygies "healthy," literally "living well" (personified as the goddess Hygieia), from PIE *eyu-gwie-es- "having a vigorous life." The Greek adjective was used by Aristotle as a noun meaning "health."
hygiene hy·giene (hī'jēn')
The science that deals with the promotion and preservation of health. Also called hygienics.
The conditions and practices that serve to promote or preserve health, as those followed for personal hygiene.