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fogger

[fog-er, faw-ger] /ˈfɒg ər, ˈfɔ gər/
noun
1.
a device that spreads a chemical, as an insecticide, in the form of a fog.
Origin
fog1 + -er1
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Examples for fogger
  • If you use a fogger, don't use more than one per room.
  • fogger application of pesticide in greenhouses can reduce application time and applicator contact with equipment.
  • But the scientists tested a new fogger that the insects can't escape so readily.
  • Generally, when a pesticide is applied through a thermal fogger, it is used without dilution.

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