micrurgy

noun
mi·​crur·​gy | \ ˈmī-ˌkru̇r-jē How to pronounce micrurgy (audio) \
plural micrurgies

Medical Definition of micrurgy

: micromanipulation broadly : the practice of using minute tools in a magnified field

Other Words from micrurgy

micrurgical \ ˌmī-​ˈkru̇r-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce micrurgy (audio) \ also micrurgic \ -​jik How to pronounce micrurgy (audio) \ adjective

Learn More About micrurgy

Dictionary Entries Near micrurgy

microzoa

micrurgy

Micrurus

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Micrurgy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/micrurgy. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!