Definitions for eradicator

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•rad•i•cateɪˈræd ɪˌkeɪt(v.t.)-cat•ed, -cat•ing.

  1. to remove or destroy utterly:

    to eradicate smallpox.

  2. to erase by rubbing or by means of a chemical solvent.

  3. to pull up by the roots:

    to eradicate weeds.

Origin of eradicate:

1555–65; < L ērādīcātus, ptp. of ērādīcāre=ē-e - +-rādīcāre, der. of rādīxroot1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. exterminator, terminator, eradicator(noun)

    someone who exterminates (especially someone whose occupation is the extermination of troublesome rodents and insects)


  1. eradicator(Noun)

    A person who, or thing that eradicates


  1. Eradicator

    The Eradicator is a fictional comic book superhero character having a recurring role in Superman stories published by DC Comics. Originally created as a weapon by an ancient alien race, he is over 200,000 years old and is considered an artifact of Krypton. The character was created by writer Roger Stern, and first appeared in Action Comics Annual #2.


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