fumigate


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disinfect

Synonyms for fumigate

treat with fumes, expose to fumes, especially with the aim of disinfecting or eradicating pests

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Prostate cancer risk also appears to be elevated among the workers with exposure to high doses of methyl bromide, which is used to fumigate soil and stored grains, the researchers report in the May American Journal of Epidemiology.
Our Lady's Bishop Eton primary school, in Woolton, yesterday confirmed it would stay closed until at least next Thursday, to allow a team of specialists to fumigate and clean debris from the premises.
Smokers both, their sole concession to their only child coughing in the back was to wind down the windows in a vain attempt to fumigate the vehicle.
Denise said: "It took three people an entire day to fumigate and clear the flat and even they were shocked to see rotten food and insect larvae inside the sofa.
Pest controllers had to be called in to fumigate offices after a suspected outbreak of fleas at a North East hospital.
Clear out fruits and flowers when they are over and fumigate it in order to kill off any insect pests that might over-winter in there.
Given the 42 years it would take to fumigate the exposed area, an alternative technology could be developed.
Jacqueline Taylor, area manager for the DHS office of Environmental Services, said the owner has until May 7 to repair the damage and fumigate the building.
In that case, organic companies may fumigate herbs with dioxide or freeze them.
Formosan termites may not worry about moth holes in their sweaters, but they are the first insects discovered to fumigate their nests with naphthalene.
MB is used to fumigate the mill structure, not raw grain or milled grain products.
EXPERTS had to fumigate a block of flats after a mother found deadly Brazilian wandering spider eggs in bananas from Asda.
Do the people who run the bus companies fumigate the buses to try and get rid of the germs that are carried by passengers?
Clearing the way for the fumigation, the Environmental Protection Agency on October 20, 2003 granted a crisis exemption that authorized the use of Chlorine Dioxide to fumigate the Trenton facility and rid it of anthrax spores.
I could tear the eaves open and get them out, or I could fumigate and kill them.