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verb (used with object), sub·lat·ed, sub·lat·ing.
  1. to deny or contradict; negate.
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Related formssub·la·tion, noun
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Historical Examples

  • This is perfectly true, but does not imply a sublation of selfishness.

    On the Ethics of Naturalism

    William Ritchie Sorley

sublation in Medicine


  1. The detachment, elevation, or removal of a part.
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