- sanitary belt,
- sanitary cordon,
- sanitary engineering,
- sanitary inspector,
- sanitary landfill
Origin of sanitary
Examples from the Web for sanitary
He crosses the street and begins sweeping in front of the Sanitary Bedding Company.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis|Stanley Booth|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When FLOs purchase a toilet, they agree to keep it well-stocked with sanitary products like toilet paper and soap.Toilet Made for Densely Populated Settlements Turns Waste Into Dollars|Mike Miesen|April 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sanitary operations alone required 7,400 Port-a-Potties that collected the equivalent of three Olympic-size pools of pee.
But that's the Jersey Shore cast way—always keeping it classy and sanitary.
No implausible publication with “interpolated essays on the virtues of sanitary improvement” is beyond his sight.
"Everything orderly and sanitary and spick and span—not a blade of grass out of place," was Polly's comment.The Turtles of Tasman|Jack London
And therefore it is that Sanitary Reform finds so little favour in their eyes.Sanitary and Social Lectures and Essays|Charles Kingsley
Both the commercial and sanitary interests of the District will be greatly promoted, I doubt not, by this improvement.Messages and Papers of Rutherford B. Hayes|James D. Richardson
Of course, there are no “boards of health,” nor are the people bothered by being obliged to conform to any sanitary regulations.Inca Land|Hiram Bingham
In the Appendix I subjoin a table drawn up by Mr. Clay, showing in detail the saving produced by sanitary measures.The Claims of Labour|Arthur Helps
Word Origin for sanitary
1823, "pertaining to health," from French sanitaire (1812), from Latin sanitas "health," from sanus "healthy; sane" (see sane). In reference to menstrual pads, first attested 1881 (in sanitary towel).