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Definition of 'hygiene'

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Example sentences containing 'hygiene'

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It is killed by cooking but can be passed on through poor hygiene. The Sun (2016)Experts blame high amounts of sugar in food and drink as well as poor oral hygiene. The Sun (2017)The company admitted breaching food safety and hygiene regulations. The Sun (2016)This is a basic hygiene factor, ” he added. Computing (2010) Good hygiene is always important. Times, Sunday Times (2016)With cats you get good personal hygiene (sort of) and majestic indifference. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But on his days off, he doesn't bother with personal hygiene. The Sun (2017)Yet poor oral hygiene is linked to an increased risk of heart disease. The Sun (2012)We do require en suite facilities and the certainty that hygiene is good in the kitchens. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We have the highest standards of food hygiene. The Sun (2014)Men put in just six months on their personal hygiene. The Sun (2012)The importance of hygiene and health cannot be stressed enough. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Time for a mindset change in basic hygiene? Times, Sunday Times (2009)An environmental health officer checking the kitchen for hygiene was left stunned. The Sun (2014)They keep cats or have poor personal hygiene. The Sun (2013)This is usually easy to treat with good lid hygiene. The Sun (2011)They said that food and hygiene were bad. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The health and hygiene brigade would throw a wobbly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This survey shows that basic cleanliness and hygiene issues are being ignored by hotel staff. The Sun (2014)There is no evidence that poor facial hygiene plays a part. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The food hygiene experts went to the diner after giving it five stars during their routine inspections. The Sun (2013)Naples has always had a tenuous and insecure grasp upon health and hygiene. Alan Whicker Whicker's WarThis calls for a lesson in basic hygiene. The Sun (2008)Their trips were ruined and many blamed poor hygiene. The Sun (2013) Good hygiene is an essential part of the defence against flu. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The kitchen Dirt speaks volumes about your personal hygiene and how you view yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is of course, essential to take extra care of your personal hygiene. Lamplugh, Diana & Sterwin, Diana & Nottidge, Pamela Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989)That gives you some reassurance about hygiene, practice, equipment and premises. The Sun (2010)Despite regular visits to the dentist and strict oral hygiene practices, I am unable to rid myself of it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

Synonyms of 'hygiene'

cleanliness, sanitation, disinfection, sterility

Trends of 'hygiene'

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Translations for 'hygiene'

British English: hygiene /ˈhaɪdʒiːn/ NOUN
Hygiene is the practice of keeping yourself and your surroundings clean, especially in order to prevent the spread of disease.
Be careful about personal hygiene.
  • American English: hygiene
  • Arabic: نَظَافَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: higiene
  • Chinese: 卫生
  • Croatian: higijena
  • Czech: hygiena
  • Danish: hygiejne
  • Dutch: hygiëne
  • European Spanish: higiene
  • Finnish: hygienia
  • French: hygiène
  • German: Hygiene
  • Greek: υγιεινή
  • Italian: igiene
  • Japanese: 衛生
  • Korean: 위생학
  • Norwegian: hygiene
  • Polish: higiena
  • European Portuguese: higiene
  • Romanian: igienă
  • Russian: гигиена
  • Spanish: higiene
  • Swedish: hygien
  • Thai: อนามัย
  • Turkish: hijyen
  • Ukrainian: гігієна
  • Vietnamese: vệ sinh

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