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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A destroyer; Also: A furnace or oven for the burning or carbonizing of refuse; Also: A furnace in which the more solid constituents of sewage are burnt

Usage examples (35)
  • One note to take care of: I also always create an internal "destructor", and attach a
  • "destructor" mine design was so successful, that it is still in use, using more modern electronics, as the Mk 62 mine.
  • Ai needs a ayrobix destructor to carm me daon agin!
  • -- Sections and elevations of destructor and carbonizer. for more
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