Alphabet
Ablator meaning
[a-bley-ter]
Definitions of ablator is:
  • noun ablator
    the heat shield of a space vehicle, which melts or wears away during re-entry into the earth's atmosphere
  • noun ablator
    the removal, especially of organs, abnormal growths, or harmful substances, from the body by mechanical means, as by surgery.
  • noun ablator
    the reduction in volume of glacial ice, snow, or névé by the combined processes of melting, evaporation, and calving. Compare alimentation (def 3).