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Definitions and Synonyms of amputate | Another word for amputate | What is amputate?

Definition 1: remove surgically - [verb of contact]

Samples where amputate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • amputate limbs

Synonyms for amputate in the sense of this definition

(amputate 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"

(... is a kind of amputate ) separate from surrounding living tissue, as in an abortion

(amputate implies ...) separate with or as if with an instrument

"Cut the rope"

(amputate belongs to category ...) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries

"he studied medicine at Harvard"

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