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Definition of Ablative

Ablative
Ablative Ab"la*tive, a. [F. ablatif, ablative, L. ablativus fr. ablatus. See Ablation.] 1. Taking away or removing. [Obs.] Where the heart is forestalled with misopinion, ablative directions are found needful to unteach error, ere we can learn truth. --Bp. Hall. 2. (Gram.) Applied to one of the cases of the noun in Latin and some other languages, -- the fundamental meaning of the case being removal, separation, or taking away.
Ablative
Ablative Ab"la*tive, (Gram.) The ablative case. ablative absolute, a construction in Latin, in which a noun in the ablative case has a participle (either expressed or implied), agreeing with it in gender, number, and case, both words forming a clause by themselves and being unconnected, grammatically, with the rest of the sentence; as, Tarquinio regnante, Pythagoras venit, i. e., Tarquinius reigning, Pythagoras came.

Meaning of Ablative from wikipedia

- The ablative case (sometimes abbreviated abl) is a grammatical case for nouns, pronouns and adjectives in the grammar of various languages; it is sometimes...
- object by vaporization, chipping, or other erosive processes. Examples of ablative materials are described below, and include spacecraft material for ascent...
- In Latin grammar, the ablative case (in Latin, cāsus ablātīvus) is one of the six cases of nouns. Traditionally, it is the sixth case (Latin: cāsus ****tus...
- atmospheres of Venus, Titan and the gas giants. The concept of the ablative heat shield was described as early as 1920 by Robert Goddard: "In the case...
- Ablative armor is armor which prevents damage through the process of ablation, the removal of material from the surface of an object by vaporization, chipping...
- (1861), with the ablative case always cited last, and a similar one is used in grammars of Ancient Gr**** (except without the ablative case, which does...
- Man is a wolf to man) homine (ablative singular) "[the] man" (mainly used following many prepositions, and in the ablative absolute construction, or to...
- a dative case, meaning "to" or "for" (rēgī "to/for the king"), and an ablative case, meaning "with" (rēge "with the king"). A sixth case, the vocative...
- Ablative brain surgery (also known as brain lesioning) is the surgical ablation by various methods of brain tissue to treat neurological or psychological...
- coquō (ablative) "[by/with/from/in the] cook" [in various uses not covered by the above] (e.g. sum altior coquō – I am taller than the cook: ablative of comparison)...
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