hygienic hygienic


  • (adj) tending to promote or preserve health


  1. People would live in hygienic, regimented high-rise towers, set far apart in a parklike landscape.
  2. Other than the obvious hygienic positive for society, there is a reason we all should be hoping that men are wearing clean, new underwear.
  3. He died in 1433 on his fleet's seventh voyage and, given the hygienic concerns of the day, it's virtually certain he was tossed overboard.


  1. Job has special meaning for one dad on this Father’s Day

    Matt Bulkeley has worked on a number of high-profile building projects on the University of Iowa campus during his career in construction, including the Levitt Center, the State Hygienic Laboratory and the Old Capitol restoration.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Iowa City Press-Citizen

  2. Soul singer Jesse Dee opens Hygienic Art Park concert series

    The Hygienic Art Park is kicking off its outdoor series of summer concerts Saturday with an evening of music from Boston-based soul singer, songwriter and guitarist Jesse Dee.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

  3. Jesse Dee to perform at Hygienic Art Park June 15

    Singer Jesse Dee of Boston will perform for the Summer Nights in the District concert series from 7 to 11 p.m. June 15 at Hygienic Art Park, 79 Bank St., New London.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

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