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amputate


amputate

vt am·pu·tate \ˈam-pyə-ˌtāt\
am·pu·tat·edam·pu·tat·ing

Definition of AMPUTATE

:  to cut (as a limb) from the body
am·pu·ta·tion \ˌam-pyə-ˈtā-shən\ noun
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