disinfest

verb
dis·​in·​fest | \ˌdis-in-ˈfest \

Definition of disinfest 

transitive verb

: to rid of small animal pests (such as insects or rodents)

Other Words from disinfest

disinfestation \(ˌ)dis-​ˌin-​ˌfes-​ˈtā-​shən \ noun

First Known Use of disinfest

circa 1920, in the meaning defined above

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disinfest

transitive verb
dis·​in·​fest | \ˌdis-ᵊn-ˈfest \

Medical Definition of disinfest 

: to rid of small animal pests (as insects)

Other Words from disinfest

disinfestation \(ˌ)dis-​ˌin-​ˌfes-​ˈtā-​shən \ noun

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