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incinerator

[ in-sin-uh-rey-ter ]
/ ɪnˈsɪn əˌreɪ tər /
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noun

a furnace or apparatus for burning trash, garbage, etc., to ashes.

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Origin of incinerator

First recorded in 1880–85; incinerate + -or2
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incinerator
/ (ɪnˈsɪnəˌreɪtə) /

noun

a furnace or apparatus for incinerating something, esp refuse
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