Sentence Examples


  • Very little was spent on sanitation, roads, other public works and education.
  • Sanitation decreases the death-rate, religion keeps up the birth-rate.
  • The sewerage system and conditions of house sanitation were found extremely inadequate when the American army occupied the city in 1899.
  • The water supply and drainage systems were introduced by the United States government, which controls the sanitation of the city, but has no other jurisdiction over it.
  • The general improvement in sanitation has led to a corresponding improvement in the condition of the working classes, though much still remains to be done, especially in the south.