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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Remove an organ or bodily structure; Wear away through erosion or vaporization.

Usage examples (26)
  • Verb (used with object) : to ablate a metal surface with intense heat
  • Using ultrasonic waves to try to ablate the tumor.
  • So very tired, yet we tried ... to ablate the tide.
  • No way we can ablate a whole aircraft and then use it again. for more
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