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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make less offensive or more acceptable by removing objectionable features; Make germ-free by cleaning or sterilizing.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object), : to sanitize a document before releasing it to the press
  • News: Rebellion rises against Australia AVP ban - Will not "sanitise" or "cut" content.
  • June Factor, who has spent nearly four decades researching and writing children's books, says such moves to "sanitise" story-telling is very concerning.
  • And after all that effort the BNP has made to sanitise itself, too. for more
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