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- n. the activity of getting rid of vermin
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The Tories will have to do a lot of "disinfestation" of the BBC, Civil Service, Local Government and Quango's when they take over.
Re Stakeholder's question, I would pay nothing, preferring to sit through an hour or two of agony - but I would still have my money to go for disinfestation treatment and an ice cream afterwards.
Anaerobic soil disinfestation is achieved by adding organic matter and water.
The headline in a recent USDA research journal says: "Biomass crops can be used for biological disinfestation and remediation of soils and water."
Whereas no or only trace amounts of cyanide were found in the alleged homicidal gas chambers, massive traces of cyanide were found in the walls and floor in the camp's disinfestation delousing chambers.