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sur·geon

 (sûr′jən)
n.
A physician specializing in surgery.

[Middle English surgien, from Anglo-Norman, short for Old French cirurgien, from cirurgie, surgery; see surgery.]

surgeon

(ˈsɜːdʒən)
n
1. (Surgery) a medical practitioner who specializes in surgery
2. (Medicine) a medical officer in the Royal Navy
3. (Military) a medical officer in the Royal Navy
[C14: from Anglo-Norman surgien, from Old French cirurgien; see surgery]

sur•geon

(ˈsɜr dʒən)

n.
a physician who specializes in surgery.
[1250–1300; Middle English surgien < Anglo-French; Old French cirurgien= cirurgi(e) surgery + -en -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.surgeon - a physician who specializes in surgerysurgeon - a physician who specializes in surgery
amputator - a surgeon who removes part or all of a limb
cosmetic surgeon, plastic surgeon - a surgeon who beautifies the body (especially the face)
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
brain surgeon, neurosurgeon - someone who does surgery on the nervous system (especially the brain)
Translations
جَرّاحجَرَّاحكَبير الأطِبّاء في الجَيْش
chirurgvojenský lékař
kirurgmilitærlæge
kirurg
kirurgi
kirurg
sebészhajóorvoskatonaorvos
herlæknirskurðlæknirskurîlæknir
外科医執刀医
외과의사
chirurgaschirurgijachirurginischirurgiškaigydytojo kabinetas
kara ārstsķirurgs
chirurgvojenský lekár
kirurg
kirurg
แพทย์ผ่าตัด
cerrahoperatöraskerî doktor
bác sĩ phẫu thuật

surgeon

[ˈsɜːdʒən]
A. Ncirujano/a m/f (Mil, Naut) → médico m, oficial m médico
see also veterinary
B. CPD Surgeon General N (US) jefe del servicio federal de sanidad

surgeon

[ˈsɜːrən] nchirurgien(ne) m/f
She's a surgeon → Elle est chirurgienne.surgeon general n [surgeons general] (pl)
(in army)médecin m général
(US) (ADMINISTRATION)ministre mf de la Santé

surgeon

nChirurg(in) m(f); (Mil) → Stabsarzt m/-ärztin f; (Naut) → Marinearzt m/-ärztin f ? dental surgeon, veterinary surgeon

surgeon

[ˈsɜːdʒn] nchirurgo

surgeon

(ˈsəːdʒən) noun
1. a doctor who treats injuries or diseases by operations in which the body sometimes has to be cut open, eg to remove a diseased part.
2. a doctor in the army or navy.
surgery (ˈsəːdʒəri) plural ˈsurgeries
1. the practice or art of a surgeon. to specialize in surgery.
2. a doctor's or dentist's room in which he examines patients.
surgical (ˈsəːdʒikəl) adjective
of, or by means of, surgery. surgical instruments; He is in need of surgical treatment.
ˈsurgically adverb

surgeon

جَرَّاح chirurg kirurg Chirurg χειρουργός cirujano kirurgi chirurgien kirurg chirurgo 外科医 외과의사 chirurg kirurg chirurg cirurgião хирург kirurg แพทย์ผ่าตัด cerrah bác sĩ phẫu thuật 外科医生

sur·geon

n. cirujano-a.

surgeon

n cirujano -na mf; general — cirujano general; oral — cirujano oral or bucal; orthopedic— cirujano ortopédico, cirujano de los huesos (fam); thoracic — cirujano torácico; vascular — cirujano vascular
References in periodicals archive ?
Deborah Johnson's Ghost Surgeon, a race-relations mystery based on events recalled from her childhood as a doctor's daughter in Mississippi, to Dawn Davis at Amistad, for publication in January 2008, by Harvey Klinger at Harvey Klinger.