Definition of denuded:
Synonyms for denuded:
Four weeks later a wedge is taken from the posterior part of the talus large enough to bring the foot down to a right angle with the leg; the articular surfaces of the tibia and fibula being denuded of cartilage, ankylosis takes place in a good position.- "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
Prince Alexander was unsafe on his throne; thanks to the action of Russia his troops had very few experienced officers; and in view of the Sultan's resentment his southern border could not be denuded of troops.- "The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.)", John Holland Rose.
- "Coningsby", Benjamin Disraeli.