Definition of surgical
- surgical gauze
- surgical fevers
- surgical precision
The work was done with surgical precision.
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First Known Use: 1707See Words from the same year
: of or relating to the process of performing a medical operation : of or relating to surgery
: used during surgery
: resulting from a surgery
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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