hygiene definition

  • noun:
    • The science that relates to the advertising and conservation of health. Also called hygienics.
    • problems and methods that offer to market or preserve health: health in the workplace; individual hygiene.
    • The research of health, its advertising and preservation.
    • Those problems and methods that promote and preserve health.
    • Cleanliness, in the framework of individual health.
    • That division of sanitary science which treats associated with the conservation of wellness, esp. of households and communities; a system of maxims or rules designated the advertising of health.
    • That department of health knowledge which concerns the preservation of health; a system of concepts or guidelines made for the marketing of health; sanitary technology.
    • an ailment promoting sanitary techniques
    • the technology focused on preventing illness and maintenance of health

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