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clean

1. mod. not using drugs; not involved with drugs. I’ve been clean for more than a month now.
2. mod. sober; not intoxicated with drugs at the moment. (Almost the same as sense 1) Just being clean for a day is an accomplishment.
3. mod. not breaking any law. (Police and underworld.) I’m clean, officer. You can’t charge me with anything.
4. mod. not carrying a weapon. (Police and underworld.) I frisked him. He’s clean.
5. mod. well-dressed. Now there’s a clean dude!
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Slimware's Cleanest Cities list was determined based on cities with a population of no less than 600,000 and a minimum of 1,000 downloads over the past six months.
The discovery comes after the council was found to have the cleanest streets in Wales when a survey by Keep Wales Tidy showed 100% of the streets inspected got a Grade B and above, a high or acceptable standard of cleanliness.
According to sport24, Froome said that each rider had a blood passport where readings were taken almost on a monthly basis and people still did not realise the amount of testing that they actually go through, adding that cycling must be one of the cleanest sports, if not the cleanest.
It's Tokyo that tops the list of cleanest hotel destinations globally, with the Japanese capital providing immaculate service across the board.
Tokyo emerged the king of cities, taking out the top spot in both friendliest and best taxi services, cleanest streets, best public transport and safest city, as well as coming second to Cancun in the friendliest locals category.
Praised for its "dramatic progress" in launching cars with the lowest average CO emissions over the last 12 months, editor Chas Hallett said Kia was making "leaps that catch us out," The magazine singled out the allnew Rio with its class-leading 85g/km CO figure - making it the cleanest non-electric vehicle in the world - at its annual awards and also praised the new Picanto at its earlier Green Awards ceremony, naming it Green Supermini of the Year.
Those declared among the cleanest in the UK were Formby, New Brighton, Moreton and Meols.
That individual may be giving London a bad name but, on the whole, Londoners can at least boast the cleanest bathrooms - they obviously take personal preening very seriously.
The cleanest emerging market country this year is Barbados--at 20th, followed by Qatar at 22nd.
ONE of the cleanest little cars on British roads is to be given a power boost.
A dedicated member of the Friends of Hailey Park group performs daily litter picks and indeed our council park ranger has acknowledged that Hailey Park is one of, if not, the cleanest park in Cardiff.
But I have just read a report saying that Birmingham has been voted the country's cleanest city
Birmingham has been awarded the accolade of being the cleanest place in Britain.
Volkswagen, Daimler- Chrysler and Audi are working on the BlueTec project that has resulted in a new two-litre common rail diesel engine for the VW Jetta that is claiming to be the cleanest in the world.
JUDGES who toured Coventry to see if it qualifies as the cleanest city in Britain will be making another inspection - this time, unannounced.