Fumigation - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌfjuːməˈɡeɪʃən|
Brit.  |ˌfjuːmɪˈɡeɪʃən|

noun

- the application of a gas or smoke to something for the purpose of disinfecting it

Examples

All the hospital rooms had to be fumigated.

We had to fumigate our apartment to get rid of the ants.

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