insalubrious

[ in-suh-loo-bree-uh s ]SEE DEFINITION OF insalubrious
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The colouring-matters ought not to be of an insalubrious kind.

There was about it all that last night look which is so unpleasant and insalubrious.

He would have let the house, but could find no tenant, in consequence of its ineligible and insalubrious site.

The insalubrious climate and various military expeditions are continually causing losses of men.

It has a population of about 10,000, an insalubrious climate and bad water.

Insalubrious, in-sa-lū′bri-us, adj. not healthful; unwholesome.

WORD ORIGIN

1630s, from Latin insalubris "unhealthy, unwholesome," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + salubris (see salubrious).

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