interoperative

adjective in·ter·op·er·a·tive \ ˌin-tər-ˈä-p(ə-)rə-tiv , -ˈä-pə-ˌrā- \

Definition of interoperative

: occurring during a surgical operation
  • interoperative monitoring
  • interoperative ultrasound imaging

First Known Use of interoperative

1966

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