incineration


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in·cin·er·ate

 (ĭn-sĭn′ə-rāt′)
v. in·cin·er·at·ed, in·cin·er·at·ing, in·cin·er·ates
v.tr.
To cause to burn to ashes.
v.intr.
To burn completely.

[Medieval Latin incinerāre, incinerāt- : Latin in-, causative pref.; see in-2 + Latin cinis, ciner-, ashes.]

in·cin′er·a′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incineration - the act of burning something completelyincineration - the act of burning something completely; reducing it to ashes
burning, combustion - the act of burning something; "the burning of leaves was prohibited by a town ordinance"
cremation - the incineration of a dead body
Translations
إحْراق، تَرْميد
zpopelnění
forbrænding
elégetés
brennsla
spopolnenie
yakıp kül etmeyakma

incineration

[ɪnˌsɪnəˈreɪʃən] Nincineración f

incineration

[ɪnˌsɪnəˈreɪʃən] n [waste] → incinération f

incineration

nVerbrennung f; (= cremation)Einäscherung f

incineration

[ɪnsɪnəˈreɪʃn] nincenerimento

incinerate

(inˈsinəreit) verb
to burn to ashes.
inˌcineˈration noun
inˈcinerator noun
a furnace or other container for burning rubbish etc.
References in periodicals archive ?
We thought there was cross-party agreement at the time that incineration wasn't right for Newcastle.
Tokyo, Japan, July 19, 2005 - (JCN Newswire) - We would like to express our deepest apologies to members of the community, our customers and all related quarters for the great inconvenience and concerns caused by the fire that occurred at our company's Kitakyushu Incineration Disposal Plant (Moji-ku Kitakyushu City, Plant Manager: Nobuhiro Sato) on May 19, 2005.
Volume reduction can lower disposal costs and result in smaller amounts of waste that require special treatment such as incineration or autoclaving, which contribute to various forms of pollution.
About 200 people packed the Corn Exchange at Kidderminster Town Hall last night to be told the incineration and waste-to-energy plant planned by Severn Waste Service was not the best solution.
This bioreactor process joins incineration and composting as Army-approved methods for cleaning up contamination.
Developing technologies to increase viability of recycling and other waste-management tools such as waste-to-energy incineration.
North America, the EU, and Japan have numerous incineration plants where a majority of industrial wastes is utilized for energy production.
Contract award: transportation, treatment, recovery or disposal of non-hazardous waste incineration bottom ash from the incineration plant athanor in la tronche.
April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Access Energy has granted exclusive rights to Daiichi Jitsugyo to sell its Thermapower (TM) ORC (Organic Rankine Cycle) Modules for incineration applications in Japan.
This facility with its 2 incineration units and combined heat and power systems will dispose of 680 tons of household waste in a day, about 220,000 tons a year, through recycling the waste as energy, generating about 95,000 MW of power a year.
SIR - We are aware of the claims made by Michael Ryan and his group, UK Health Research, regarding the health effects of incineration (Letters, Oct 20).
On its website, it repeats government position statements on incineration rather than taking a critical look at independent scientific studies.