What does disinfest mean?

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  1. (transitive) To eliminate insects, and vermin, and similar unwanted plagues of pests from.
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This project aims to develop alternative lettuce-friendly postharvest quarantine treatments based on vacuum and controlled atmospheres to disinfest lettuce of insects.
Our search continues for new, safe, and powerful ways to disinfest fields where these crops are planted.
The efficacy of the isolated phage to disinfest seed potato tubers artificially inoculated with a common scab-causing streptomycete was evaluated.
In studies, her group tried many combinations of temperature and incremental heating rates before settling on two optimal treatments to disinfest fruit.
Insecticide treatments disinfest nursery citrus of glassy-winged sharpshooter.
Entomologist Lisa G. Neven is providing practical, affordable techniques to packers to disinfest these premium fruits.

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