Incinerating
Incinerate In*cin"er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Incinerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Incinerating}.] To burn to ashes; to consume by fire; to burn. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

It is the fire only that incinerates bodies. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]


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