Did you maybe mean ablation?
- Borrowing from Latin ablatio ("carrying away") (Wiktionary)
“In Benedict's view, change in the Church is brought about by what the sculptor called ablatio, or removal — "the removal of what is not really part of the sculpture.”
“Propter te Deus in hominibus, Spiritus sancti distributio, mortis ablatio, resurrectionis spes.”
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