ablative

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ablative englannista suomeksi

  1. ablatiivinen

  2. sulava, pois kuluva

  3. ablatiivi

  1. ablatiivinen

  2. Substantiivi

ablative englanniksi

  1. Applied to one of the cases of the noun in some languages, the fundamental meaning of the case being removal, separation, or away, and to a lesser degree, instrument, place, accordance, specifications, price, or measurement. (defdate)(R:SOED5)

  2. Pertaining to taking away or removing. (defdate)

  3. (quote-book)|year=1622|title=The Works of Joseph Hall: Sermons|url=http://books.google.com/books?id=6KA9AAAAYAAJ|page=123|passage=Where the heart is forestalled with misopinion, ablative directions are found needful to unteach error, ere we can learn truth.

  4. Sacrificial, wearing away or being destroyed in order to protect the underlying material, as in ablative paints used for antifouling, or ablative shields used to protect spacecraft during reentry. (defdate)(R:CDOE).

  5. *(quote-video game)|title=(w)|location=Redwood City|publisher=Electronic Arts|year=2008|platform=PC|scene=Weapons: Ablative Armor Codex entry|isbn=9780784546642|oclc=246633669|text=The inner layer of warship protection consists of ablative armor plate designed to "boil away" when heated. The vaporized armor material scatters a DEW beam, rendering it ineffectual.

  6. Relating to the removal of a body part, tumor, or organ. (defdate)

  7. Relating to the erosion of a land mass; relating to the melting or evaporation of a glacier. (defdate)

  8. The case. (defdate)

  9. An ablative material. (defdate)

  10. (inflection of)

  11. (adj form of)

  12. (definite singular of)

  13. (monikko) nb|ablativ