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verb [transitive] exterminate pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈstɜː(r)mɪneɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyexterminate
he/she/itexterminates
present participleexterminating
past tenseexterminated
past participleexterminated
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  1. to kill all the insects or animals of a particular type in an area
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 exterminate pronunciation in British English /ɪkˌstɜː(r)mɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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singularextermination
pluralexterminations

exterminator

noun [countable]
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pluralexterminators

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