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Noun extirpation has 2 senses
- ablation, extirpation, cutting out, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
--1 is a kind of operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process
--1 has particulars:
- extirpation, excision, deracination - the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence
--2 is a kind of pull, pulling