verb (used with object), suf·fu·mi·gat·ed, suf·fu·mi·gat·ing.
to fumigate from below; apply fumes or smoke to.
Origin of suffumigate
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At nine o'clock I placed her legs in a bath of lukewarm water, and taught her how to suffumigate.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
(tr) to fumigate from or as if from beneath
Word Origin for suffumigate
C16: from Latin suffūmigāre, from sub- + fūmigāre to fumigate
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