chirurgeon

noun
chi·​rur·​geon | \ kī-ˈrər-jən How to pronounce chirurgeon (audio) \

Definition of chirurgeon

archaic

First Known Use of chirurgeon

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chirurgeon

Middle English cirurgian, from Anglo-French cirurgien, from cirurgie surgery

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chirrupy

chirs

chiru

chirurgeon

chirurgery

-chirurgia

chirurgic

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chirurgeon

noun
chi·​rur·​geon | \ kī-ˈrər-jən How to pronounce chirurgeon (audio) \

Medical Definition of chirurgeon

archaic

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