a large surge chamber.
(engineering) a tank used to absorb surges in flow
- Surge tide
noun 1. 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.