Ablation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈbleɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word ablation
Brit.  |əˈbleɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word ablation

noun

- surgical removal of a body part or tissue (syn: excision, extirpation)
- the erosive process that reduces the size of glaciers

Examples

He succeeded in the ablation of one of these polyps.

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