noun sur·geon \ˈsər-jən\

: a doctor who performs operations that involve cutting into someone's body in order to repair or remove damaged or diseased parts : a doctor who performs surgery

Full Definition of SURGEON

:  a medical specialist who practices surgery

Origin of SURGEON

Middle English surgien, from Anglo-French, alteration of cirurgien, from cirurgerie surgery
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with SURGEON


noun sur·geon \ˈsər-jən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SURGEON

:  a medical specialist who performs surgery :  a physician qualified to treat those diseases that are amenable to or require surgery—compare internist
:  the senior medical officer of a military unit
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