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EtymologyEdit

ablative (to carry away) +‎ -ly

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AdverbEdit

ablatively (comparative more ablatively, superlative most ablatively)

  1. In an ablative manner. [Mid 19th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “ablatively” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 5.