destructor

noun de·struc·tor \də̇ˈstrəktə(r), dēˈ-\

Definition of destructor

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a furnace or oven for the burning of refuse :  incinerator

  2. 2a :  a device for destroying a missile or a part thereof at a desired time in its flight b :  an explosive device for enabling quick destruction of matériel to prevent its falling into the hands of the enemy

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Origin and Etymology of destructor

Late Latin destructor destroyer, from Latin destructus + -or


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of destructor


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