enervation

Primary Meanings of enervation

1.
n
lack of vitality
2.
n
surgical removal of a nerve
Full Definitions of enervation
1

n lack of vitality

“an enervation of mind greater than any fatigue”
Type of:
weakness
the property of lacking physical or mental strength; liability to failure under pressure or stress or strain

n serious weakening and loss of energy

Synonyms:
debilitation, enfeeblement, exhaustion
Type of:
weakening
becoming weaker
2

n surgical removal of a nerve

Type of:
ablation, cutting out, excision, extirpation
surgical removal of a body part or tissue

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