Definition of Ablated in English :

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Ablated meaning in English

Meaning of Ablated in English

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Ablated pronunciation in English

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1. ablated

made smaller or less by melting or erosion or vaporization

Example Sentences:
'the rocket's ablated head shield'

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to remove by ablation

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verb transitiveWord forms: abˈlated or abˈlating
to remove, as by surgery
2.  Astronomy
to wear away, melt, or vaporize (surface material) by entering into or passing through the atmosphere at supersonic speed
see also heat shield
3.  Geology
to wear away, as by erosion
verb intransitive
to undergo ablation

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v. ab·lat·ed, ab·lat·ing, ab·lates
1. Medicine To remove or destroy the function of (a body organ or tissue).
2. To remove by erosion, melting, evaporation, or vaporization.
To become ablated; undergo ablation.

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