a physician who specializes in surgery.
a medical practioner who specializes in surgery
a medical officer in the Royal Navy
surgeon sur·geon (sûr’jən)
A physician who specializes in surgery.
noun (pl) -cies 1. (mainly Brit) the office, duties, or position of a surgeon, esp in the army or navy
noun, plural (especially collectively) surgeonfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) surgeonfishes. 1. any tropical, coral-reef fish of the family Acanthuridae, with one or more sharp spines near the base of the tail fin. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes 1. any tropical marine spiny-finned fish of the family Acanthuridae, having a compressed brightly […]
noun, plural surgeons general. 1. the chief of medical services in one of the armed forces. 2. (initial capital letters) the head of the U.S. Bureau of Public Health or, in some states, of a state health agency. surgeon general noun (pl) surgeons general 1. (in the British, US, and certain other armies and navies) […]
noun 1. a small device to protect a computer, telephone, television set, or the like from damage by high-voltage electrical surges. surge protector A device, typically portable and containing its own electrical outlets, used to provide regulated electric power for other electric devices. Surge protectors get their power from standard household or industrial electrical sources […]