Medical Dictionary

operatory

noun op·er·a·to·ry \ ˈäp-(ə-)rə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- \

medical Definition of operatory

plural operatories
: a working space (as of a dentist or surgeon) : surgery

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up operatory? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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