fumigate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin fūmigātus, past participle of fūmigō, from fūmus (smoke).

Verb[edit]

fumigate (third-person singular simple present fumigates, present participle fumigating, simple past and past participle fumigated)

  1. (transitive) To disinfect, purify, or rid of vermin with the fumes of certain chemicals.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

fumigate

  1. second-person plural present tense and imperative of fumigare

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fūmigāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of fūmigō