Definitions

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  • v. To sanitize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To render healthy; provide with sanitary appliances: as, to sanitate a camp.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. provide with sanitary facilities or appliances

Etymologies

From Latin sanitas ("health, propriety"), from sanus ("healthy, rational, chaste") (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The temperature of the brain is corrupted by it, the humours adust, the eyes made to sink into the head, choler increased, and the whole body inflamed: and, as may be added out of Galen, 3. de sanitate tuendo,

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Inter auxilia multa adhibita, duo visa sunt remedium adferre, usus seri caprini cum extracto Hellebori, et irrigatio ex lacte Nympheae, violarum, &c. suturae coronali adhibita; his remediis sanitate pristinam adeptus est.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Nunquam sanitate mentis excidit aut dolore capitur.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Lib. de Decal. passiones maxime corpus offendunt et animam, et frequentissimae causae melancholiae, dimoventes ab ingenio et sanitate pristina, l.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • A Translation of Galen's Hygiene (De sanitate tuenda).

    A Tender Age: Cultural Anxieties over the Child in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

  • "Hygieina, id est de sanitate tuenda, Medicinæ Pars prima."

    Spadacrene Anglica The English Spa Fountain

  • "Omnia vitia in aperto leviora sunt: et tunc perniciosissima, quum simulata sanitate subsident."

    The Essays of Montaigne — Complete

  • Cum ex fide digna relatione acceperimus Te in arte sive facultate Medicinæ per non modicum tempus versatum fuisse, multisque de salute & sanitate corporis verè desperatis (Deo Omnipotente adjuvante) subvenisse, eosque sanasse, nec non in arte predicta multorum peritorum laudabili testimonio pro experientia, fidelitate, diligentia & industria tuis circa curas quas susceperis peragendas in hujusmodi Arte Medicinæ meritò commendatum esse, ad practicandum igitur & exercendum dictam Artem Medicinæ in, & per totam Provinciam nostram Cant '(Civitate Lond' & circuitu septem milliarum eidem prox 'adjacen' tantummodo exceptis) ex causis prædictis

    William Lilly's History of His Life and Times From the Year 1602 to 1681

  • Augustini de humanae naturae sanitate, aegritudine, medicina, adversus Pelagianos et Massilienses ".

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 8: Infamy-Lapparent

  • In documents still preserved in the Paduan archives the boy is twice over mentioned as _Lodovicus Maurus filius quartus masculus_, but the silver image itself bore the inscription, "_Pro sanitate filii_.

    Beatrice d'Este, Duchess of Milan, 1475-1497

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