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Synonyms of ablative

Noun


1. ablative, ablative case, oblique, oblique case

usage: the case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb

Adjective


1. ablative

usage: relating to the ablative case

2. ablative, subtractive (vs. additive)

usage: tending to ablate; i.e. to be removed or vaporized at very high temperature; "ablative material on a rocket cone"

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