incinerate

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incinerate

verb blaze, burn, burn to a cinder, burn up, burning to ashes, catch fire, conflagrate, deflagrate, fire, ignite, incandesce, inflame, kindle, light up, melt down, roast, scald, scorch, sear, singe, smolder, strike a light
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See also: burn, deflagrate, destroy, efface
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Waste to energy conversion incinerates waste products from manufacturing facilities and uses the resulting heat to produce steam or hot water that can then be used for heating or for generating electricity.
vertosick points out that a man who incinerates a kitten could go to jail, but that man can make his living burning hornet nests without prosecution.
In the other film, Volcano, hot lava incinerates the streets of downtown Los Angeles.