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amputate

verb

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medical to remove (part of a person's body)
  • His arm was badly injured and had to be amputated.

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The first known use of amputate was in 1612

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“Amputate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/amputate. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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