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Sanitizes various option values based on the nature of the option.
This is basically a switch statement which will pass $value through a number of functions depending on the $option.
<?php sanitize_option( $option, $value ); ?>
sanitize_option() is located in
sanitize_option() is in a class of functions that help you sanitize potentially unsafe data which allow you to pass an arbitrary variable and receive the clean version based on data type. Others include: