Extirpator
Extirpator Ex"tir*pa`tor (?; 277), n. [L. extirpator, exstirpator: cf. F. extirpateur.] One who extirpates or roots out; a destroyer. [1913 Webster]

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  • extirpator — EXTIRPATÓR, OÁRE, extirpatori, oare, adj., s.n. 1. adj. Care extirpă. 2. s.n. Maşină agricolă care serveşte la distrugerea rădăcinilor buruienilor şi la afânarea stratului superficial al solului. – Din fr. extirpateur, lat. extirpator, oris.… …   Dicționar Român

  • extirpator — extirpate ► VERB ▪ search out and destroy completely. DERIVATIVES extirpation noun extirpator noun. ORIGIN Latin exstirpare, from stirps a stem …   English terms dictionary

  • extirpator — pronunc at extirpate+ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Latin exstirpator, extirpator, from exstirpatus, extirpatus + or : one that extirpates …   Useful english dictionary

  • extirpator — noun see extirpate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • extirpator — See extirpation. * * * …   Universalium

  • extirpator — noun someone or something that extirpates …   Wiktionary

  • extirpator — n. destroyer, one who eradicates …   English contemporary dictionary

  • extirpator — ex·tir·pa·tor …   English syllables

  • extirpateur — [ ɛkstirpatɶr ] n. m. • 1838; « celui qui extirpe (un mal, un abus) » XIVe; lat. extirpator ♦ Agric. Sorte de herse destinée à extirper les mauvaises herbes. ⇒ déchaumeuse, scarificateur. ● extirpateur nom masculin (de extirper) Instrument à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Extirper — Ex*tirp er, n. Extirpator. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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