suffumigate

[suh-fyoo-mi-geyt]

Origin of suffumigate

1580–90; < Latin suffūmigātus; see suf-, fumigate
Related formssuf·fu·mi·ga·tion, noun
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suffumigate

verb
  1. (tr) to fumigate from or as if from beneath
Derived Formssuffumigation, noun

Word Origin for suffumigate

C16: from Latin suffūmigāre, from sub- + fūmigāre to fumigate
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