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Meaning of “amputate” - Learner’s Dictionary

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]
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