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incinerate

in·cin·er·ate

incinerate

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn sI n reIt
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: incinerated, incinerates, incinerating
definition: to consume by fire; burn completely.
The hospital incinerates its waste.
derivation: incineration (n.)
Word Builder: incinerate +
  • incinerator:
    a machine that incinerates things. Incinerators are used as a way to get rid of