interoperative

adjective
in·​ter·​op·​er·​a·​tive | \ ˌin-tər-ˈä-p(ə-)rə-tiv How to pronounce interoperative (audio) , -ˈä-pə-ˌrā- \

Definition of interoperative

: occurring during a surgical operation interoperative monitoring interoperative ultrasound imaging

First Known Use of interoperative

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Interoperative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interoperative. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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