The exemption was attributed to cleanliness and good drainage.
The restaurant staff made sure that cleanliness was a priority in their kitchen.
The same old stateliness, the same cleanliness, the same stillness reigned there, and inside there was the same furniture, the same walls, sounds, and smell, and the same timid faces, only somewhat older.
Fran wished to raise her boys to have a high standard of cleanliness.
Cereal pests can only be treated by general cleanliness and good farming, and of course they are largely kept down by the rotation of crops.
I prefer not to use public restrooms because they don't typically meet my standards of cleanliness.
When your idea of cleanliness differs from your roommate's, there can be conflict.
Many of the streets in the old town are very narrow, and have an appearance of cleanliness and quiet.
The greatest care is necessary to ensure the cleanliness and asepticity of the casks in which wine is stored or into which it is racked.
The Guards had made their whole march as if on a pleasure trip, parading their cleanliness and discipline.
Gas fires, as a substitute for the open coal fire, have many points in their favour, for they are conducive to cleanliness, they need but little attention, and the heat is easily controlled.
I may need to hire a maid because it is difficult to keep the home at the level of cleanliness that I desire.
This improvement is due to greater cleanliness, better dwellings, better nourishment, and the increase in the number of doctors.
Some of them are models of cleanliness and good order, built on the best and most imposing lines with large comfortable cells and an abundance of light and air.
A large part of the change may be summed up in the words "scientific cleanliness."
standard of cleanliness across our seven hospital sites.
Cleanliness is a good indicator of upkeep.
The town is remarkable for its ordered, regular life and its scrupulous cleanliness.
The cleanliness of the down is also of great importance when you're learning how to buy down pillows.
The first requisite is strict attention to cleanliness.
These parcels, he said, "contained quicklime, for the purpose of absorbing any moisture and keeping the boxes quite dry, the lime being packed in paper for the sake of cleanliness.
Among the native races the prevailing diseases, apart from those of a malarial origin, are chiefly such as arise from bad and insufficient food, from intemperance, and from want of cleanliness.
Meticulous in personal cleanliness, Darby wore every piece of clothing only once.
According to Miss Nightingale nursing ought to signify the proper use of fresh air, light, warmth, cleanliness, quiet, and the selection and administration of diet - all at the least expense of vital force to the patient.
Teachers were sent round among the cottagers to give practical advice on such points as ventilation, drainage, disinfectants, cleanliness, &c., a plan which, if widely carried out, would bring the most valuable knowledge to every home in England.
Careful Observations With Special Precautions To Ensure The Cleanliness Of The Water Have Shown That Over A Considerable Range, The Departure From Tate'S Law Is Not Great.
In class (2) he includes, besides the Benevolence of Shaftesbury and Hutcheson, the useful virtues, Justice, Veracity and Fidelity to compacts; as well as such immediately agreeable qualities as politeness, wit, modesty and even cleanliness.
Ruggles Brise, the English expert on prisons, declared that "the purity of the air and the cleanliness of the American prisons are admirable, and under a very elaborate system of warming by hot air, a regular and uniform temperature is sustained throughout the year, which, considering the varying nature of the climate from extreme heat to cold many points below zero, is a considerable engineering triumph."
Their zeal for renunciation often extended not to pleasures, marriage and property alone, but to cleanliness, knowledge and good manners as well, and in this respect also they were the forerunners of later monks.
The methods and appliances used are extremely primitive, and inveterate prejudice debars the average peasant from the use of new implements, fresh seed, or manure; he generally cares nothing for the rotation of crops, or for the cleanliness of his land.
The other markets are conveniently situated at various accessible places within the city, and the careful police supervision to which they are subjected, both in the matter of general cleanliness, and in the careful examination of all articles of food exposed for sale, has tended to the general health and comfort of the population.
It now includes most of the principal thoroughfares, which form a notable contrast to many of the smaller streets and alleys, in which good building and cleanliness are lacking.
The council are empowered to make by-laws for fixing the number of lodgers and separating the sexes therein, promoting cleanliness and ventilation, giving of notices and taking precautions in case of any infectious disease, and generally for the well-ordering of such houses.
This great assemblage is always a dangerous centre of infection, and the days of Mina especially, spent under circumstances originally adapted only for a Bedouin fair, with no provisions for proper cleanliness, and with the air full of the smell of putrefying offal and flesh drying in the sun, produce much sickness.
The sixth clause comprehends a wide programme of reform, including abstinence from spirituous liquors and animal food, physical cleanliness and exercise, marriage reform, the promotion of female education, the abolition of caste and of idolatry.
In the case of those animal fats which are intended for edible purposes, such as lard, suet for margarine, the greatest cleanliness must, of course, be observed, and the temperature must be kept as low as possible in order to obtain a perfectly sweet and pure material.
However, our own self- assessment established that we havenÃ¢t achieved a consistently high standard of cleanliness across our seven hospital sites.
We had not got much furniture but my father who had been in WW1 was a stickler for cleanliness.
I had to look to general cleanliness, lashing and stowing hammocks, and the victualling department.
Keeping the kittens on flea preventative is an excellent way to prevent a reinfestation, and you certainly have a handle on the cleanliness issue.
As for the cleanliness, there probably isn't much you can do to teach him.
To tackle the menace, ministers promised a crackdown on poor hygiene with hospitals ranked in a league table of cleanliness.
According to Acer, the TravelMate's white livery " conveys images of pureness (sic ), cleanliness, and maximum lightness " .
mysteryrt was also very insistent upon the cleanliness surrounding the sacred mysteries.
obsession with cleanliness actually led to un godliness.
overchargers are nominated by members of the public based on criteria such as timekeeping, cleanliness, and never overcharging.
Again a strong smell of urine and a poor standard of cleanliness were noted but nothing else seriously untoward.
the colour, cleanliness, &c., of the cotton.
The need for scrupulous cleanliness in the preparation of rubber is now recognized, and the arrangements of a rubber factory in Ceylon or Malaya are comparable with those of the modern dairy.
The preference for fine white linen, quite in keeping with the exaggerated Egyptian ideas of cleanliness, brought the art of spinning and weaving to a singularly high level; in embroidery, as in tapestry, however, it is probable that western Asia more than held its own (see figs.
Want of cleanliness favours their multiplication in a high degree - the idea once existed, and is probably still held by the very ignorant, that they are directly engendered from dirt.
Man himself, as well as other mammals, is the intermediate host of the dangerous parasite, Taenia echinococcus, in countries where cleanliness is neglected; the pig is the host of Taenia solium, and other cases may be seen from the table at the end of this article.
Fourteen species belonging to five genera have been found in man, but only .one [Schistostomum (Bilharzia) haematobium] is of serious medical importance, the others being rare and occasioned by want of cleanliness and close association with infected domestic animals.
His intense practical-mindedness drew him away from religion, but drove him to a morality of his own (the " art of virtue," he called it), based on thirteen virtues each accompanied by a short precept; the virtues were Temperance, Silence, Order, Resolution, Frugality, Industry, Sincerity, Justice, Moderation, Cleanliness, Tranquility, Chastity and Humility, the precept accompanying the last-named virtue being " Imitate Jesus and Socrates."
In point of cleanliness Tetuan compares favourably with most Moorish towns.
It demands physical strength, sound health, scrupulous cleanliness, good temper, self-control, intelligence and a strong sense of duty.
It is comparatively easy to fulfil routine duties, when every means is at hand and the standing conditions are the most favourable possible; when ventilation, warmth, light and cleanliness are all provided of the best, and when assistance can be summoned in a moment.
ablutio, from abluere, " to wash off"), a washing, in its religious use, destined to secure that ceremonial or ritualistic purity which must not be confused with the physical or hygienic cleanliness of persons and things obtained by the use of soap and water.'
(6) Ventilation and cleanliness of the cowsheds."
Since, then, the destruction of the hardy germs is so difficult, the greater care should be taken, by washing the udder, hands and milk vessels, to secure extreme cleanliness in the preparation of milk intended for infant consumption.
It was, in common with all such offices in ancient monasteries, constructed with the most careful regard to cleanliness and health, a stream of water running through it from end to end.
Opening out of the dormitory was always the necessarium, planned with the greatest regard to health and cleanliness, a water-course invariably running from end to end.
magnanerie) must be a spacious, well-lighted and wellventilated apartment, in which scrupulous cleanliness and sweetness of air are essential, and in which the temperature may to a certain extent be under control.
For the same reason cleanliness and free ventilation under favourable weather conditions are of great importance.
They received shares of the annual revenues of the temple in kind, consisting of linen, oil, flesh, bread, vegetables, wine, beer, &c. The divine servants or prophets had residences assigned them in the temple area In late times the priests were always shaven, and paid the greatest attention to cleanliness and ceremonial purity already implied in their ancient name.
They were taught reading, writing and summing, cleanliness, truthfulness and industry, and the girls married the men chosen for them.
The American military authorities found that the most extraordinary measures for cleansing the city - involving repeated house-to-house inspection, enforced cleanliness, improved drainage and sewerage, the destruction of various public buildings, and thorough cleansing of the streets - although decidedly effective in reducing the general death-rate of the city (average, 1890-1899, 45.83; 1900, 24.40; 1901, 22.11; 1902, 20.63; general death-rate of U.S. soldiers in 1898, 6794; in 1901-1902, 7.00), apparently did not affect yellow fever at all.
The following rules from the hadith or traditional sayings of the prophet are noteworthy: - " Wear white garments, for verily they are full of cleanliness, and pleasant to the eye."
The lord mayor and magistrates not only carried out the appointed administrative measures, but looked to the cleanliness of the city and the relief of the poor, so that there was little or no actual want; and the burial arrangements appear to have been well attended to.
Singapore, where plague has several times been introduced, but never taken hold, is probably quite as dirty and insanitary as Hong-Kong, and it is pertinently remarked by the Bombay Research Committee that filth per se has but little influence, inasmuch as " there occurred in the House of Correction at Byculla, where cleanliness is brought as near to perfection as is attainable, an outbreak which exceeded in severity that in any of the filthy thaw's and tenements around."
Their filthy habits and disgusting practices of gross promiscuous feeding, even to the extent of eating offal and dead men's flesh, look almost like a direct repudiation of the strict Brahmanical code of ceremonial purity and cleanliness, and of the rules regulating the matter and manner of eating and drinking; and they certainly make them objects of loathing and terror wherever they are seen.
The most common method of ensuring cask cleanliness is the operation known as " sulphuring."
A cat is beautiful; it suggests ideas of luxury, cleanliness, voluptuous pleasures.
Signs to look for in any market are cleanliness and smell.
If making your own cat food is appealing to you, you may want to look over a recipe for homemade cat treats as well.Always use the same standard of cleanliness with your cat as you would with your family.
It is important to maintain strong rules of cleanliness for the entire family, starting with washing hands immediately after handling the chickens or anything related to them and washing their food and water dishes outside.
White is associated with cleanliness and sterility and indicates an absence of color, but truthfully a black, pink, or yellow room can still be minimalist.
The entire office area should convey cleanliness and appear to be well-kept as an indicator for the overall practice.
Cleanliness: There are two activities related to cleaning up after your new dog.
Cleanliness. How the tide affects the cleanliness of the beach is an important factor in wedding arrangements.
The whiteness of the tile and the linens spoke to its cleanliness - a sparkling white bathroom was sterile in the best sense.
First Mate: Responsible for supervising and coordinating activities on deck and for assisting in piloting, navigation, safety, first aid, cleanliness and small boat operations.
Inspect the animal's home for cleanliness and watch the dog interact with people and other animals to gauge its temperament.
Also ask about the cleanliness of the shop.
When in doubt of the cleanliness of your chimney, get it swept.
Cleanliness: No matter what you happen to be wearing, if you plan on leaving your home at all, make sure that whatever you are wearing is clean.
Absolute cleanliness is crucial and neither metal nor lead-based containers should be used.
Cleanliness helps prevent food poisoning and illness.
A personal visit will also help you observe the cleanliness of the facility, mobility hazards, and the interaction between the staff and residents, otherwise known as the "warmth index."
Make note of the overall appearance of the property, taking note of its level of cleanliness and whether repairs are being made in a timely manner.
Cedar Point is regularly awarded honors for the quality and innovation of its rides, the park's superior entertainment, outstanding guest service, and overall cleanliness.
You nurture the egg by controlling the temperature and cleanliness of the tank (via the D-pad) where eventually, the egg will hatch.
The single most important factor that affects the wine making process is cleanliness, or sanitation.
How electric shocks affect the skin depends on the skin's resistance to current, which in turn depends on the wetness, thickness, and cleanliness of the skin.
Cleanliness is a must if old paint is in a child's environment.
Children's contact lens care should be monitored to maintain cleanliness.
Arrange a clinic visit or consultation to see the facility and evaluate its cleanliness, professionalism, and overall atmosphere.
Practice cleanliness and keep an eye on the host's scalp daily.
In addition to noticing a significant reduction in the amount of time necessary to clean my floor with this appliance, I also noticed an overall improvement in the degree of cleanliness.
Though not all Virgo males channel their perfectionism into housekeeping the way they do in their occupational affairs, don't think that they won't appreciate your knack for cleanliness.
Virgos typically love cleanliness and order in themselves and in their surroundings.
Generally, people born under the sign of Virgo love cleanliness in themselves, their home and work place.
The centers follow specific guidelines that include cleanliness, learning activities, and a low teacher-to-child ratio.
A good daycare has cleanliness policies and well organized routines that include hand washing, wiping surfaces clean and washing toys.
Absorbency: Are multiple wipes needed for the best cleanliness?
Wegmans gets high reviews from frugal living bloggers for cleanliness and customer service, but this chain only has stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, and Maryland.
In addition to the lack of cleanliness and quality, after care for inner prison tattoos is also compromised.
This is not something that should be done without regard for safety and cleanliness.
Two Stars: A two star rating includes the same or higher level of comfort, cleanliness and conscientious service, and also include a full service restaurant on the premises.
When your customer enters your store or shop, cleanliness is critical.
Making a chore checklist is a great way to keep your home organized while teaching your children responsibility and cleanliness.
As the general public became more concerned with the relationship between cleanliness and personal health, the demand for soap continued to grow.
By planning your own bachelorette free party games, you can control the cleanliness of the evening.
No matter how many smart lifestyle choices you make, nothing will impact the quality of your skin more than cleanliness.
National Fire Department Honor Guard Competition was held in Indianapolis, Indiana, at the Indiana Convention Center on April 25, 2009.Honor guards are assessed on uniformity, neatness, cleanliness, and military bearing.
They also pay great attention to drainage and general cleanliness.
stickler for cleanliness.
Thus the housing of the poor has been improved, though this difficult problem is yet far from solution; not the large towns only, but the larger villages also, are cleansed and drained; food has been submitted to inspection by skilled officers; water supplies have been undertaken on a vast scale; personal cleanliness has been encouraged, and with wonderful success efforts have been made to bring civilized Europe back from the effects of a long wave of Oriental asceticism, which in its neglect and contempt of the body led men to regard filth even as a virtue, to its pristine cleanliness under the Greeks and Romans.
Cleanliness is another necessity in Virgo's life.
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