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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.


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