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ful·gu·rate

 (fo͝ol′gyə-rāt′, -gə-, fŭl′-)
v. ful·gu·rat·ed, ful·gu·rat·ing, ful·gu·rates
v.intr.
To emit flashes of lightning.
v.tr.
1. To emit (light) in flashes.
2. Medicine To destroy (abnormal tissue, for example) by electric current.

[Latin fulgurāre, fulgurāt-, from fulgur, lightning; see bhel- in Indo-European roots.]

ful′gu·ra′tion n.

fulguration

(ˌfʌlɡjʊˈreɪʃən)
n
(Surgery) surgery destruction of tissue by means of high-frequency (more than 10 000 per second) electric sparks
Translations

ful·gu·ra·tion

n. fulgaración, uso de corriente eléctrica para destruir tejido vivo.
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