sanitary engineering


noun

a branch of civil engineering dealing with matters affecting public health, as water supply or sewage disposal.

Origin of sanitary engineering

First recorded in 1865–70

Related forms

sanitary engineer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sanitary engineering

sanitary engineering

noun

the branch of civil engineering associated with the supply of water, disposal of sewage, and other public health services

Derived Forms

sanitary engineer, noun
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