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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.
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The Town Council got its first look at changes to a contract with Covanta trash-to-energy plant during a meeting on October 28, 2014, night that could decrease amount of revenue the town gets for being the host town by more than $1 million.