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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 65 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ABLATION (from Lat. ablatus, carried away), the process of removing anything; a term used technically in geology of the wearing away of a rock or glacier, and in surgery for operative removal.
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ABLATITIOUS (from Lat. ablatus, taken away)

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