Synonyms of 'amputate'
to cut off (a limb or part of a limb) for medical reasonsTo save his life, doctors amputated his legs.
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in the sense of remove
When you remove the branches, cut beyond the trunk ridge.
in the sense of separate
to sever or be severed
Separate the garlic into cloves.
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