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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or pertaining to health, or the laws of health

Usage examples (36)
  • One sanitarian for every 5,000 persons and one sanitation assistant per 500 persons should be recruited.
  • -- By CHARLES ROBERTS, F.R.C.S., etc. -- The sanitary value of trees considered by this eminent sanitarian.
  • The article on water supply by Mr. Gerhard is authoritative, written, as it is, by a most eminent sanitarian.
  • I did not assume that Nightingale was a sanitarian before 1854, and I thought Mr. Small's arguments were sound and convincing. for more
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