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Meaning of sanitize

san•i•tize

Pronunciation: (san'i-tīz"), [key]
— -tized, -tiz•ing.
  1. to free from dirt, germs, etc., as by cleaning or sterilizing.
  2. to make less offensive by eliminating anything unwholesome, objectionable, incriminating, etc.: to sanitize a document before releasing it to the press.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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