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

1580–90; < Latin suffūmigātus; see suf-, fumigate
Related formssuf·fu·mi·ga·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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(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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