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  • n. Agent noun of sanitize; one who sanitizes; a product that provides a sanitized result (e.g. a hand sanitizer).


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  • People, hand sanitizer is great for those times in between hand washings when you’re caught without a sink, but not as a sub for the real thing!

    Sanitizing and driving don’t mix

  • But the often-snarky British weekly noted: “Needless to say, holding the president’s hand-sanitizer is a far cry from heading a Fortune 500 company.”

    mjh's blog — 2006 — May

  • I needed some sanitizer for some home brew that needed to be put into bottles and this sanitizer is really the best stuff. 2 weeks again, and then since nobody was home (more like they just didn’t knock since my roommate is home on disability with a busted leg, so he cannot really just leave) they made me come pick it up or wait 4 more days.

    Has anyone else… « BuzzMachine

  • A sanitizer is a chemical that kills a certain percentage of specific test bacteria within a specific short time span.


  • His character Sheldon, noted for his sizable ego, would be enthused by the adulation, too - provided he had a boundless supply of hand sanitizer, that is. Music briefs

  • Inside the cab of the fire truck, there's even hand sanitizer, which is standard, as this unit's goal is to keep EMT's on the job.

    WVLT - Home - Headlines

  • Striking yes, but in some respects a difference brought on by the same limited, unimaginative thinking that wanted to take Trevor Taylor and put him through an Eliza Doolittle kind of sanitizer merely to get rid of his accent.

    Progressive Bloggers

  • Therefore, take turns driving and carry toilet paper and hand sanitizer, as the autopistas may or may not have bathrooms, sometimes with no soap or toilet paper.

    Driving in Mexico: How to avoid a bum steer

  • $20.00: Gasoline (Providence to New Haven and back) $10.21: Snacks for the road and hand sanitizer

    Home again, home again...again.

  • One person even uses hand sanitizer on her scalp two or three times a day.

    What Is 'Smelly Hair Syndrome?'


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