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Which word is better in Italian in the context "Smart Cleaning"?

If both are ok, may we use "Pulizia astuta"?

Thank you in advance, Tanya

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    Welcome to ItalianSE!! – abarisone Oct 15 at 8:39
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    Some people would probably use “smart” in Italian too (thinking about smartphones and the like), but I'd go with intelligente as in the answers. – DaG Oct 15 at 10:18
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    Which context? You didn't really write much about the use of this expression – Federico Poloni Oct 15 at 19:44
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Use

Pulizia intelligente

This is how we translate smart in the context of tech.

"Astuta" is for a person or animal, it is the classical attribute of a fox and I think that it would translate to "clever" (I'm no native English speaker though)

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    I'd translate "astuto" with "clever" or "cunning" maybe – Riccardo De Contardi Oct 15 at 11:01
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In this context I would go for "Pulizia intelligente", since intelligente is more general and polyhedral.

Astuta is more like furba generally referred to the proverbial fox or a particular clever person.

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