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Destructor definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DESTRUCTOR, n. A destroyer; a consumer. [Not used.]

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. Brit. a refuse-burning furnace.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Destructor De*struct"or, n. A furnace or oven for the burning or carbonizing of refuse; specif. (Sewage Disposal), a furnace (called in full refuse destructor) in which the more solid constituents of sewage are burnt. Destructors are often so constructed as to utilize refuse as fuel.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Destructor De*struc"tor, n. [L., from destruere. See Destroy, and cf. Destroyer.] A destroyer. [R.] Fire, the destructor and the artificial death of things. --Boyle.



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