suffumigate


suffumigate
suffumigation, n.
/seuh fyooh"mi gayt'/, v.t., suffumigated, suffumigating.
to fumigate from below; apply fumes or smoke to.
[1580-90; < L suffumigatus; see SUF-, FUMIGATE]

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  • suffumigate — [sə fyo͞o′mə gāt΄] vt. suffumigated, suffumigating [< pp. of L suffumigare: see SUB & FUMIGATE] to fumigate from below suffumigation n …   English World dictionary

  • suffumigate — verb To fumigate from below …   Wiktionary

  • suffumigate — suf·fumigate …   English syllables

  • suffumigate — /səˈfjuməgeɪt/ (say suh fyoohmuhgayt) verb (t) (suffumigated, suffumigating) to fumigate from below; apply fumes or smoke to. {Latin suffūmigātus, past participle} –suffumigation /səfjuməˈgeɪʃən/ (say suhfyoohmuh gayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • suffumigate — (ˌ)sə+ transitive verb Etymology: Latin suffumigatus, past participle of suffumigare to fumigate from below, from sub + fumigare to fumigate : to fumigate from below : send fumes upward upon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Suffumigated — Suffumigate Suf*fu mi*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Suffumigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Suffumigating}.] [L. suffumigatus, p. p. of suffumigare to fumigate from below. See {Sub }, and {Fumigate}.] To apply fumes or smoke to the parts of, as to the body… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Suffumigating — Suffumigate Suf*fu mi*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Suffumigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Suffumigating}.] [L. suffumigatus, p. p. of suffumigare to fumigate from below. See {Sub }, and {Fumigate}.] To apply fumes or smoke to the parts of, as to the body… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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