ablate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • Medicine To excise, amputate, or else destroy the biological purpose of (a body structure, as an example).
    • to get rid of by erosion, melting, evaporation, or vaporization.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • In order to become ablated; undergo ablation.
  • others:
    • To take away; remove.
  • verb:
    • pull an organ or actual structure
    • wear away through erosion or vaporization

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