to wean. noun the weaning of an infant the cessation of milk secretion in the breasts
: With trumpets ablare, the band entered the stadium. Historical Examples A week after a great city was all aglare with flags, and ablare with trumpets. Humorous Readings and Recitations Various
to remove or dissipate by melting, vaporization, erosion, etc.: to ablate a metal surface with intense heat. to become ablated; undergo . verb (transitive) to remove by ablation ablate ab·late (ā-blāt’) v. ab·lat·ed, ab·lat·ing, ab·lates To remove or destroy the function of.