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sanitary engineer

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Definition of sanitary engineer in English:


A person dealing with systems needed to maintain public health.
Example sentences
  • One pressing professional need, particularly in developing countries, is for sanitary engineers who can design sewage systems not dependent on water, a trend already under way in some water-scarce countries.
  • Well, there are sanitary engineers looking at the sanitation problem.
  • In 1984, nurses ranked fifth among workers in all occupations who claimed workers' compensation for back injuries; only heavy laborers (eg, sanitary engineers, laborers, warehouse workers) ranked higher.

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