Definitions

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  • adv. in a hygienic manner
  • adv. in relation to hygiene

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a hygienic manner; in accordance with the laws of health.

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

  • adv. in a hygienic manner

Etymologies

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From hygienic +‎ -ally.

Examples

  • It can, however, without prejudicing the objective, be restricted to those cases which constitute a danger to their acquaintances and so to patients with open tuberculosis in hygienically unfavourable conditions.

    Robert Koch - Nobel Lecture

  • At this point he will begin to be born anew morally, emerging from the pure and essential chrysalis of the "hygienically" living man.

    Spontaneous Activity in Education

  • In the early 1940s some 100,000 Jews and Romanis died of engineered starvation and disease in the Warsaw Ghetto, another quarter of a million were transported to the death camps, and when the Ghetto rose up it was liquidated, the last 50,000 residents being either shot on the spot or sent to be murdered more hygienically in Treblinka.

    Howard Jacobson speaks his mind

  • For years to come, you will have the satisfaction of having helped children poop safely and hygienically.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • At that temperature, hygienically processed meat of healthy animals spoils within a day, not to mention the meat of sick animals slaughtered in unhygienic conditions.

    Modern Science in the Bible

  • Everything else that comes out of your body, you get rid of as quickly and as hygienically as possible; this, you give to your baby?

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms

  • We assume that the leaves were grown safely, picked hygienically, then broken up, washed, dried and bagged in a factory so meticulously clean that we don't even need to rinse them under the kitchen tap.

    The food chain is almost broken. Who will reforge the links of trust? | Joanna Blythman

  • Down Under, I heard from addicts who, because they were taught how to effectively and hygienically administer the drug (in part through pamphlets virtually identical to New York's), are now living safer and healthier lives.

    Norm Stamper: The Deadly Ignorance of "Drug Warriors"

  • Unless your name is Donny, who seems to have no problems loving women who are hygienically challenged and menstrually evolved.

    The Howling III: The Marsupials (1987)

  • On the streets of Moscow one often sees vans filled with foodstuffs, very neat and hygienically impeccable.

    Deathride

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