Meaning ablative

What does ablative mean? Here you find 6 meanings of the word ablative. You can also add a definition of ablative yourself

1.

10   6

ablative


Material which is intentionally destroyed in use (for example, heatshields which burn away to dissipate heat)
Source: reddit.com

2.

0   0

ablative


"grammatical case denoting removal or separation," late 14c. as an adjective; mid-15c. as a noun (short for ablative case, originally of Latin), from Old French ablatif and directly from Latin (casus) ablativus "(case) of removal," expressing direction from a place or time, coined by Julius Caesar from ablatus "taken away,& [..]
Source: etymonline.com

3.

0   0

ablative


(n) the case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb(adj) relating to the ablative case(adj) tending to ablate; i.e. to be removed or vaporized at very high temperature
Source: beedictionary.com

4.

0   0

ablative


1. Taking away or removing. "Where the heart is forestalled with misopinion, ablative directions are found needful to unteach error, ere we can learn truth." (Bp. Hall) 2. 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. See: ablation. [..]
Source: mondofacto.com

5.

0   0

ablative


(grammar) Applied to one of the cases of the noun in some languages, the fundamental meaning of the case being removal, separation, or taking away, and to a lesser degree, instrument, place, accordance, specifications, price, or measurement.????? * Esperanto:nov|ablativi * Vietnamese: vi|cách công c? First attested around 1350 to 1470.
Source: en.wiktionary.org

6.

0   0

Ablative


lang=de|Ablativ
Source: en.wiktionary.org

Add meaning of ablative
Meaning:
NSFW
Word count:

+ More options
Name:
E-mail: (* optional)
 

<< ablactation abjuration >>