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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Photo: (color in SIMI and CONEJO editions only) Lynda Uvari, sons Alex, 9, and Andrew, 6, and their dog Shandy live near a field in Ventura that was fumigated with methyl bromide last year.
When contacted Senior Superintendent Camp Jail, Lahore, Shahram Tauqir Khan said that entire jails have been fumigated properly twice in line with IG instructions.
The police were called and their home was fumigated after the discovery.
PESHAWAR -- Chief Executive Officer, Water and Sanitation Services Peshawar (WSSP) Engineer Muhammad Naeem Khan on Thursday said that every nook and corner of the entire provincial capital will be fumigated and not a single street will be left unattended.
The entire cabin was fumigated, causing a delay for passengers who were waiting to board.
Qantas said the original jet would be fumigated before returning to service in case there were other snakes on board.
RAWALPINDI -- "The district health department on Wednesday fumigated different areas in the city to control spread of dengue fever.
Of the few western nations that allow food facilities to be fumigated with sulfuryl fluoride only the U.
Given that most apartments share the same air conditioning system, Dr Abdul Rahim said people seeking to have their apartments fumigated must ensure that the air conditioner is switched off to avoid the possibility of toxic fumes filtering into a neighbour's apartment.
Meanwhile, Mitch and Cam's house is being fumigated, so Jay and Gloria agree to open up their home to the two dads and their baby Lily - but it's not long before problems start to arise from the less-than-ideal living arrangement.
And even the London HQ of the Department of Environment - the ministry responsible for pest control - had to be fumigated.
Traditionally, growers have fumigated peach orchard soils prior to planting and then used a nematode-esistant rootstock.
I refer to the letter 'Spiders common' in which the writer asks if this spider is a black or brown widow and if her house can be fumigated.
Everything is loaded into specially designed chambers that vary in size, then fumigated with Vikane gas - a colorless, odorless and tasteless fumigant that leaves absolutely no residue and is perfectly safe.