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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make less offensive or more acceptable by removing objectionable features; Cleaning or sterilizing; Remove identifying personal information from in order to protect privacy

Usage examples (33)
  • sanitize a document before releasing it to the press
  • The Task Force had three SSNs assigned to "sanitize" the area of ChiComm submarines.
  • He's trying to kind of sanitize it in anticipation of probably a very emotional verdict.
  • If I never had anyone disagree with me on my blog, you would think I "sanitize" the comments. for more
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