Translation of "amputate" - English-Spanish dictionary

amputate

verb uk /ˈæm·pjə·teɪt/

to cut off someone’s leg, arm, finger, etc. in a medical operation

amputar
His leg was amputated at the knee.

(Translation of “amputate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

amputate

verb /ˈӕmpjuteit/

(medical ) (of a surgeon etc) to cut off (an arm or leg etc)

amputar
They are going to have to amputate (his left leg).
amputation noun

amputación
The surgeon had no choice but to perform an amputation.

(Translation of “amputate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)