[fyoo-muh-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-] /ˌfyu məˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-/

noun, plural fumatoria
[fyoo-muh-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /ˌfyu məˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/ (Show IPA)
an airtight structure in which plants are fumigated to destroy fungi or insects.
noun (pl) -riums, -ria (-rɪə)
an airtight chamber in which insects and fungi on organic matter or plants are destroyed by fumigation Also called fumatory


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