destructor


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de·struc·tor

 (dĭ-strŭk′tər)
n.
1. An incinerator for refuse.
2. An explosive, usually remote-controlled device for effecting a destruct.

destructor

(dɪˈstrʌktə)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) a furnace or incinerator for the disposal of refuse, esp one that uses the resulting heat to generate power
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a device used to blow up a dangerously defective missile or rocket after launching
Translations

destructor

[dɪsˈtrʌktəʳ] N (Brit) (also refuse destructor) → incinerador m de basuras, quemador m de basuras

destructor

n (Tech: also refuse destructor) → Müllverbrennungsanlage f

destructor

[dɪsˈtrʌktəʳ] n (for refuse) → inceneritore m
References in classic literature ?
You suppose that I am a terrorist, now--a destructor of what is, But consider that the true destroyers are they who destroy the spirit of progress and truth, not the avengers who merely kill the bodies of the persecutors of human dignity.
His employer would sit by and encourage him with exclamations and shakes of the head; when Jurgis would give the formula for "potted ham," or tell about the condemned hogs that were dropped into the "destructors" at the top and immediately taken out again at the bottom, to be shipped into another state and made into lard, Tommy Hinds would bang his knee and cry, "Do you think a man could make up a thing like that out of his head?"
The player nicknamed "El Destructor" is currently in Taiwan playing for Mighty Sports-Go for Gold Philippines in the William Jones Cup where he's one of the reasons why the squad has won all of its first five games.
She is suffering incredible atrocities for more than 13 years without any legal representation in the US - creator and dropper of atomic bomb on 'Japanese'; dropper of laser bombs on Afghans; downer of Twin-Towers; destructor of Iraq; Libya; guider of terrorist India-Israel and in final touching of: Iran/SA/Pakistan (...).
Due to the recent warm weather without any rain, the Varroa destructor parasite multiplied, causing the death of bees across Slovakia, the Hospodarske Noviny daily reported.
But according to a recent study, one threat stands well above the others, a parasitic mite, Varroa destructor, which specialises in attacking honey bees.
He was true to his moniker "El Destructor," in wreaking havoc in the paint, scoring and corralling rebounds.
The Africanized honey bee is not free from the effects of parasites such as Varroa destructor Anderson & Trueman 2000 (Mesostigmata: Varroidae).
The apiary had 24 Langstroth standard colonies of Apis mellifera naturally infested with Varroa destructor. Ectoparasitic mite, V.
Among these, the Varroa mite (Varroa destructor) has been shown to have a critical effect on honeybee populations, both by its direct parasitic effects and through the transmission of pathogenic viruses such as deformed wing virus (2).