amputate
amputate
transitive verb
1. (to cut off) 
a. amputar 
The poor soldier had to have his leg amputated without anesthetic.Al pobre soldado le tuvieron que amputar la pierna sin anestesia.
intransitive verb
2. (to cut off a limb) 
a. amputar 
The surgeon said the girl's foot had become gangrenous and he would have to amputate.El cirujano dijo que a la niña se le había gangrenado el pie, y que habría que amputar.
amputate
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. amputar 
amputate [ˈæmpjʊteɪt]
transitive verb
amputar
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