Obliteration


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Obliteration

A destruction; an eradication of written words.

Obliteration is a method of revoking a Will or a clause therein. Lines drawn through the signatures of witnesses to a will constitute an obliteration of the will even if the names are still decipherable.

See: abatement, abolition, annulment, catastrophe, censorship, defacement, destruction, dissolution, obscuration, removal, termination
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CWDM with reconstruction of the posterior wall and mastoid obliteration with or without ossiculoplasty has been our selected technique.
The stapling technique required very less surgical time for obliteration of dead space created by aural haematoma (17.
Successful management of bleeding duodenal varices by endoscopic variceal ligation and balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration.
The primary outcome was variceal obliteration which was defined as the complete disappearance of oesophageal varices or when the sizes of oesophageal varices were too small to be ligated.
8) reported successful obliteration of an RTF with two successive applications of Surgisis biological mesh (Cooke Inc.
One patient (9%) had patency of distal biliary tree with proximal obliteration (Type B) and 4 patients (36%) had complete obliteration of extrahepatic ducts (Type A).
Meanwhile Kevin Yates, a scientist at the National Space Centre in Leicester, spends his time monitoring "near-Earth objects" to see if our eventual obliteration by an asteroid hitting Earth can be prevented.
Whole-body radiographs revealed obliteration of the right-sided air sacs, a soft-tissue plaque and/ or density in the left caudal thoracic air sac, soft-tissue opacity over the coelomic organs, and increased medullary opacity in the distal right humerus.
Freeman, MD, FACS, and designed to reduce the need for frontal sinus obliteration or technically difficult frontal sinus drill-out procedures.
The superhero team take on a mysterious alien who has been sent by his planet-eating master to prepare the Earth for obliteration.
However, the expansion of endovascular therapy has been driven by short-term safety data rather than long-term efficacy data, which has demonstrated significant incidences of incomplete aneurysm obliteration, neck remnants, and recurrences.