Meaning of sanitary
Pronunciation: (san'i-ter"ē), [key]
- of or pertaining to health or the conditions affecting health, esp. with reference to cleanliness, precautions against disease, etc.
- favorable to health; free from dirt, bacteria, etc.: a sanitary washroom.
- providing healthy cleanliness: a sanitary wrapper on all sandwiches.
- sanitary (Thesaurus)