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incinerateverb [T]

uk   /ɪnˈsɪn.ər.eɪt/ us   /ɪnˈsɪn.ə.reɪt/
to burn something completely: to incinerate waste The spacecraft and its crew were incinerated by the billion-degree temperatures generated by the fireball.
incineration
noun [U] uk   /ɪnˌsɪn.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ɪnˌsɪn.əˈreɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of incinerate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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incinerateverb [T]

us   /ɪnˈsɪn·əˌreɪt/
to burn something completely: The company is accused of incinerating hazardous waste without a license.
(Definition of incinerate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incinerate”
in Spanish incinerar…
in Vietnamese thiêu…
in Malaysian membakar…
in Thai เผาให้เป็นเถ้าถ่าน…
in French incinérer…
in German einäschern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…烧成灰烬, 焚毁…
in Indonesian membakar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…燒成灰燼, 焚毀…
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