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in·san·i·tar·y

(in-san'i-tār-ē),
Injurious to health, usually in reference to an unclean or contaminated environment.
Synonym(s): unsanitary
[L. in- neg. + sanus, sound]

in·san·i·tar·y

(in-san'i-tar-ē)
Injurious to health, usually in reference to an unclean or contaminated environment.
Synonym(s): unsanitary.
[L. in- neg. + sanus, sound]

insanitary

(ĭn-săn′ĭ-tăr-ē)
Not conducive to health; unhealthful, unhygienic.

insanitary

Unhygienic.
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The PAP Government inherited the colonial regime's fixation with overcrowding, insanitation and spatial control.
They regretted that insanitation and accumulated sewage have caused ill odour to prevail the areas.
A visit to Katra Saahadatgunj is enough to give one an idea how the problem of open defecation is as much about women's rights as it is about India's fight against insanitation, disease and pollution of water, soil and air with faecal contamination.
The Administrator on hearing the complaints of the resident about insanitation ordered the staff to clear these areas of all dumped garbage and filth.
HAFIZABAD -- The District Coordination Officer Muhammad Usman has taken serious notice on the publication of reports in the National dailies regarding the mushroom growth of permanent and temporary encroachments and presence of push carts (rehris) and rickshaws which has created hurdles in the smooth flow of traffic and also caused insanitation due to over flowing of open drains in front of business houses, which had constructed tharas.
The judges were shocked to see the magnitude of insanitation at the hospital and lack of basic facilities.