pertaining to or involving surgery or surgeons.
used in surgery.
characterized by extreme precision or incisiveness:
a surgical air strike against enemy targets.
of, relating to, involving, or used in surgery
(of an action) performed with extreme precision: a surgical air attack on the missile complex
surgical sur·gi·cal (sûr’jĭ-kəl)
Of, relating to, or characteristic of surgeons or surgery.
Used in surgery.
Resulting from or occurring after surgery.
- 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.
- Surgical boot
noun 1. a specially designed boot or shoe that compensates for deformities of the foot or leg