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verb [intransitive/transitive] American English pronunciation: amputate /ˈæmpjəˌteɪt/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyamputate
he/she/itamputates
present participleamputating
past tenseamputated
past participleamputated

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amputation

 American English pronunciation: amputation /ˌæmpjəˈteɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [countable/uncountable]
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pluralamputations

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