a powerful and often destructive tide that may occur when an abnormally high tide (e.g. at the autumn equinox) coincides with high wind and low atmospheric pressure
adjective 1. pertaining to or involving surgery or surgeons. 2. used in surgery. 3. characterized by extreme precision or incisiveness: a surgical air strike against enemy targets. adjective 1. of, relating to, involving, or used in surgery 2. (of an action) performed with extreme precision: a surgical air attack on the missile complex surgical sur·gi·cal […]
- Surgical abdomen
surgical abdomen n. See acute abdomen.
- Surgical anatomy
surgical anatomy n. The application of anatomical knowledge to surgical diagnosis and treatment.
- Surgical anesthesia
surgical anesthesia n. Anesthesia administered so that a surgical procedure can be performed. Loss of sensation with muscle relaxation adequate for surgery.