Ablate appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):
- Freshened, I will ablate my metal ball I widen, eh, serf?
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Definition of the verb ablate
What does ablate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: ablated | ablating | ablates
- wear away through erosion or vaporization
- remove an organ or bodily structure
- domain: operation / surgery / surgical operation / surgical procedure / surgical process
- lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
- more generic terms: remove / take / take away / withdraw = remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
Alternative definition of the verb ablate
- [transitive] To remove or decrease something by the process of ablation.
- [intransitive] To undergo ablation.
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Healing Adult Acne (2005)
Your Guide to Clear Skin & Self-confidence by Richard G. Fried, Richard Fried
To ablate means to destroy. Ablative lasers are those that destroy tissue, while the nonablative lasers theoretically are attracted only to a specific target and are not destructive to tissue. LASER ABLATION Carbon dioxide lasers and erbium ...
by Carol Ann Rinzler
ablate From the Latin ab and latus, meaning “to take away.” In medicine, to remove a body part or destroy its function, a process called ablation. For example, the use of ...
From Genome to Environment
embryos, where it is possible to record noninvasively from individual identified neurons and to selectively laser ablate them, have focused on the role of the Mauthner cell and of its identifiable ...
by Joseph Segen
CfRape somnophilic adjective Referring to somnophilia, see there SomnoplastySM system Sleep disorders A system based on the use of radiofrequency to ablate obstructive tissue in the upper airway indications Habitual snoring, chronic ...
by Julian Evans, John A. Youngquist
Methods for Engineering Reproductive Sterility One common way to engineer sterility is to ablate cells by expressing a cytotoxin gene in a tissue-specific manner. Floral promoters can be fused to one of a variety of cytotoxin genes that lead to.
—ablate,v. ABLB test,abbreviation for alternate binaural loudness balance test. ablepharia/ab′lfer′ē/, a defect characterized by partial or total absence of the eyelids. ablepsia/blep′sē·/ [Gk, a + blepein, not to see], the condition of being ...
by M. Gabriel Khan
To ablate or ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
by Random House
-ate, ait, ate, bait, bate, crate, date, eight, fate, fete, frate, freight, gait, gate, grate, great, hate, Kate, late, mate, Nate, pate, plait, plate, prate, rate, sate, skate, slate, spate, state, straight, strait, Tate, trait, wait, weight; abate, ablate, adnate, aerate, ...
by Mr. M.P. Kabra
Ablate: Destroy. ABPI: Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry. Abrasion: Abrasion means the rubbingoff of the surface of the skin or of a mucous membrane due to some mechanical injury. Such injuries, though slight in themselves, ...
by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.
RUS ab'xazjijo Abkhazian BR ab'ka:Zion, -Z AM db'kazion, -Z ablate BR o'blest,
By exploiting the transparent nature of Arabidopsis roots, Scheres and colleagues used highly focused lasers to ablate specific cells to demonstrate inductive interactions between cells. Ablation of specific cell types was shown to alter the ...
by Stanley Jablonski
Association forthe Psychophysiological Study of Sleep APSU Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit APT Ablate andPace Trial; alum-precipitated toxoid; aminophenylthioether; antiplatelettrials; applied potential tomography; automatic peak ...
by James T. Frane
ablate - removal of a material by melting and/or burning away. ablative surface -a surface designed to melt or burn away at a controlled rate, as in the heat shield of a space capsule.
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
is required to ablate serum levels of sex steroids (> progesterone, ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3L1A1T1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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