a substance or preparation for killing germs, designed for use especially on food-processing equipment.
Origin of sanitizer
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Related Words for sanitizerrefinery, refiner, cleaner, detergent, cleanser, filter, wash, disinfectant, fumigator, clarifier, deodorizer
1950, agent noun from sanitize.
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