how to pronounce sanitize


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sanitize is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of sanitize in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… to make sure they can sanitize so it's …”

meanings of sanitize


  1. To filter (text) to ensure it does not contain any characters that will cause problems for or be interpreted in an adverse way by the receiving system.
  2. To make something, such as a dramatic work, more acceptable by removing potentially offensive material.
  3. To rid of microorganisms by cleaning or disinfecting.
  4. To remove sensitive or personal data from (a database or file).
  5. To revise (a document) in order to prevent identification of the sources.

sanitize frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sanitize occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics sanitize can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that sanitize can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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