- destructive distillation,
- destructive interference,
Origin of destructor
Examples from the Web for destructor
The municipal garbage plant (destructor) collects and reduces to fertilizer 100 tons of garbage per day.
Various forms of patent movable fire-bars have been employed 108 in destructor furnaces.
I've got everything down there, and I've put the lid on the destructor to keep the wet out.'A Diversity of Creatures|Rudyard Kipling
The Hessian fly (Cecidomyia destructor) has two broods, the fly appearing both in spring and autumn.Our Common Insects|Alpheus Spring Packard
The general arrangement of the destructor patented1 by Alfred Fryer in 1876 is illustrated in fig. 1.