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 microscope
surgical microscope n. A binocular microscope used to visualize fine structures within the area of a surgical procedure. Also called operating microscope.
noun 1. a needle for suturing.
- Surgical pathology
surgical pathology n. A field in anatomical pathology concerned with examination of surgical specimens of tissues removed from living patients for the purpose of diagnosis of disease and guidance in the care of patients.
- Surgical prosthesis
surgical prosthesis n. An appliance serving as an aid to or as a part of a surgical procedure, such as a heart valve or cranial plate.