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Usage examples for fumigation

  1. We hardly ever visited any of them without coming into contact with the scent of fumigation or finding some individual working with mop and broom. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  2. And in aftertimes, Parson Evans, the Welshman, was treated most ungenteelly by an enraged spirit, solely because he had forgotten a fumigation in his witch- work. – Wanderings in South America by Charles Waterton
  3. Doctor Mendel had had a most thorough fumigation and disinfection, and all danger was over. – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells
  4. Of pharmaceutical interest is the following free translation of the formula he prescribes " as a milder treatment by fumigation – Drawings and Pharmacy in Al-Zahrawi's 10th-Century Surgical Treatise by Sami Hamarneh
  5. Dr. White, V. S., says, " This is the only efficacious fumigation it having been found that when glanderous or infectious matter is exposed to it a short time, it is rendered perfectly harmless." – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  6. I am leaving my assistant here for a time to see to the fumigation of the house. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  7. The fumigation would be continued till the savages were certain of its having had a fatal effect. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  8. Mr. Eyre, the keeper of the castle, and his daughter did the honours, while his son superintended the lighting and fumigation of the cavern, assisted, if not directed by Dr. Jones, whose short black cloak and gold- headed cane were to be seen almost everywhere at once. – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  9. The fumigation must be applied as hot as possible, and renewed every quarter of an hour, till the patient is relieved. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  10. No; it's your fumigation – Into the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  11. He ascended slowly, puffing out the smoke of his cigar before him with a certain skill, so that his progress was a form of fumigation – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. A fumigation for a sore throat may be made in the following manner. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  13. The darkest tone is obtained by a rather full exposure which admits a long fumigation – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  14. Our books, our papers, and every thing we had most urgent need of, were carried off to undergo two whole days' fumigation – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  15. The testy William issued forth like a wrathful spider, demanding the reason of this lawless fumigation – Knickerbocker's History of New York, Complete by Washington Irving
  16. Fumigation is quite generally employed in the general cleaning after the patient leaves his room. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  17. And there will be no fumigation for us. – Old Calabria by Norman Douglas
  18. The Bulletins named above give detailed information in reference to spraying and fumigation – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study by Ontario Ministry of Education
  19. And in spite of the various heroic processes of deodorization and fumigation through which he was put during the ensuing days, he invariably emerged smiling- and smelling. – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
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