Usage examples for fumigation

  1. And there will be no fumigation for us. – Old Calabria by Norman Douglas
  2. No; it's your fumigation. – Into the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  3. The Bulletins named above give detailed information in reference to spraying and fumigation. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study by Ontario Ministry of Education
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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.
  7. 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
  8. The darkest tone is obtained by a rather full exposure which admits a long fumigation. – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  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. 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
  11. I am leaving my assistant here for a time to see to the fumigation of the house. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. The fumigation would be continued till the savages were certain of its having had a fatal effect. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  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. 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
  17. 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
  18. Doctor Mendel had had a most thorough fumigation and disinfection, and all danger was over. – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells
  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