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Definition 1: wear away through erosion or vaporization - [verb of change]

(ablate is a kind of ...) deteriorate through use or stress

"The constant friction wore out the cloth"

Definition 2: remove an organ or bodily structure - [verb of change]

(ablate is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

(ablate belongs to category ...) a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body

"they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available" "he died while undergoing surgery"

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