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amputate

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ˈæmpjəteɪt/
to cut off someone's leg, arm, finger, etc in a medical operation: His leg was amputated at the knee.SurgeryCutting off and disconnecting
amputation
 
 
/ˌæmpjəˈteɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
Translations of “amputate”
in Korean 절단하다…
in Arabic يَبتُر…
in French amputer…
in Turkish birinin bacağını, kolunu, parmaklarını tıbbi bir ameliyatla kesmek…
in Italian amputare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 截(肢), 切除(身體部位)…
in Russian ампутировать…
in Polish amputować…
in Spanish amputar…
in Portuguese amputar…
in German amputieren…
in Catalan amputar…
in Japanese (手足など)を切断する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 截(肢), 切除(身体部位)…
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