how to pronounce ablation


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ablation is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of ablation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the myeloid ablation that sickle cell …”

meanings of ablation


  1. The progressive removal of material by any of a variety of processes such as vaporization under heat or chipping.
  2. The surgical removal of a body part, an organ, or especially a tumor; the removal of an organ function; amputation.
  3. A carrying or taking away; removal.
  4. The depletion of surface snow and ice by melting and evaporation.
  5. The removal of a glacier by melting and evaporation; the lowering of a land surface by any of several means, as in wind erosion, mass wasting.

ablation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ablation occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics ablation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that ablation can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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