Meaning of SANITARY in English
/ ˈsænətri; NAmE -teri/ adjective
[ only before noun ] connected with keeping places clean and healthy to live in, especially by removing human waste :
Overcrowding and poor sanitary conditions led to disease in the refugee camps.
The hut had no cooking or sanitary facilities.
clean; not likely to cause health problems
SYN hygienic :
The new houses were more sanitary than the old ones had been.
mid 19th cent.: from French sanitaire , from Latin sanitas health, from sanus healthy.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005