Usage examples for Amputating

  1. The treatment consists in amputating as much of the toe as will allow of an ordinary boot being worn. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. The doctor thrust the syringe into his pocket, into which a great deal of the water escaped and dripped from the skirts of his coat as he walked slowly across the room and began to examine, with a wonderful degree of earnestness, the edge of an amputating knife that lay upon his dressing- table. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne