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incineration

 [in-sin″ĕ-ra´shun]
the act of burning to ashes.

incineration

[insin′ərā′shən]
Etymology: L, incinerare, to burn to ashes
the removal or reduction of waste materials by burning.

incineration

(ĭn-sĭn″ĕr-ā′shŭn) [L. in, into, + cineres, ashes]
Destruction by fire; cremation.

incineration

the act of burning to ashes.
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Another waste to energy facility at Ipswich Hospital, operated by a private contractor, incinerated 1,101 fetal remains between 2011 and 2013.
Abizaid, cited Army and Air Force memos from July and August 2002 directing that an unspecified number of "remains from the Attack on the Pentagon" be incinerated.
Dudley Council also sends the contents of its 1,237 litterbins, and street rubbish, to be incinerated - unsorted.
Those emissions are collected, condensed and then either bio-filtered or incinerated.
Typically, all medical waste is incinerated, but since all Ontario hospital incinerators were to be closed in 2003, there is only one licensed incinerator to handle all of the province's waste.
support for the Taliban and al-Qaeda, is no doubt destined to be incinerated in the memory hole.
Deceased beached whales must be buried or incinerated.
citizen incinerated by a Predator missile in Yemen.
The tape picks up later, when the Arab fighters go through the torched vehicles to pull out incinerated bodies and parade them around in a grisly celebration.
But from January to August 2002, fire incinerated nearly 5 million acres.
The animals, part of a herd of 47, were given the same feed as the cow diagnosed with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and will be incinerated after BSE testing so they cannot be put on the market, prefectural officials said.
Further, the automaker has realized a 75% savings in the energy formerly needed to pump all of that lubricant, and an 80% reduction in the waste lubricant that had to be incinerated .