[in-sin-uh-reyt] /ɪnˈsɪn əˌreɪt/
verb (used with object), incinerated, incinerating.
to burn or reduce to ashes; cremate.
to burn up completely; reduce to ashes
1520s, from Middle French incinération (14c.), from Medieval Latin incinerationem (nominative incineratio), noun of action from past participle stem of incinerare (see incinerate).
1550s, from Medieval Latin incineratus “reduced to ashes,” pp. of incinerare, from Latin in- “into” (see in- (2)) + cinis (genitive cineris) “ashes,” from PIE root *keni- “dust, ashes” (cf. Greek konis “dust”). Used earlier in English as a past participle adjective meaning “reduced to ashes” (early 15c.). Related: Incinerated; incinerating.
[in-sin-uh-rey-ter] /ɪnˈsɪn əˌreɪ tər/ noun 1. a furnace or apparatus for burning trash, garbage, etc., to ashes. /ɪnˈsɪnəˌreɪtə/ noun 1. a furnace or apparatus for incinerating something, esp refuse n. 1883, American English, originally in the terminology of cremation, from incinerate + Latinate agent noun suffix -or. Meaning “device for waste disposal by burning” is […]
[in-sip-ee-uh n-see] /ɪnˈsɪp i ən si/ noun 1. the state or condition of being . n. 1864; see incipient + -ence. Incipiency is from 1817.
[in-sip-ee-uh n-see] /ɪnˈsɪp i ən si/ noun 1. the state or condition of being .
[in-sip-ee-uh nt] /ɪnˈsɪp i ənt/ adjective 1. beginning to exist or appear; in an initial stage: an incipient cold. /ɪnˈsɪpɪənt/ adjective 1. just starting to be or happen; beginning adj. 1660s, from Latin incipientem (nominative incipiens), present participle of incipere “begin, take up,” from in- “into, in, on, upon” (see in- (2)) + -cipere, comb. […]