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sur·gi·cal

 (sûr′jĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of surgeons or surgery.
2. Used in surgery.
3. Resulting from or occurring after surgery.
4. Extremely accurate; precise: surgical airstrikes against enemy compounds.

[From surgeon.]

sur′gi·cal·ly adv.

surgical

(ˈsɜːdʒɪkəl)
adj
1. (Surgery) of, relating to, involving, or used in surgery
2. (of an action) performed with extreme precision: a surgical air attack on the missile complex.
ˈsurgically adv

sur•gi•cal

(ˈsɜr dʒɪ kəl)

adj.
1. pertaining to or involving surgery or surgeons.
2. used in surgery.
3. characterized by extreme precision or incisiveness: a surgical air strike.
[1760–70]
sur′gi•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.surgical - of or relating to or involving or used in surgery; "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention"
nonsurgical - not surgical; "nonsurgical techniques"
2.surgical - relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine; "a surgical appendix"; "a surgical procedure"; "operative dentistry"
medical - requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery; "medical treatment"; "pneumonia is a medical disease"
3.surgical - performed with great precision; "a surgical air strike"
accurate - conforming exactly or almost exactly to fact or to a standard or performing with total accuracy; "an accurate reproduction"; "the accounting was accurate"; "accurate measurements"; "an accurate scale"
Translations
جِراحي
chirurgický
kirurgisk
műtétisebész i
skurîlæknis-, skurîar-
chirurgický
ameliyatla ilgilicerrahî

surgical

[ˈsɜːdʒɪkəl]
A. ADJquirúrgico
B. CPD surgical dressing Nvendaje m quirúrgico
surgical spirit Nalcohol m de 90°

surgical

[ˈsɜːrɪkəl] adj
[instruments, gloves] → chirurgical(e)
surgical appliance → appareil m orthopédique
[treatment, operation] → chirurgical(e)
(MILITARY) [strike] → chirurgical(e)

surgical

adj treatment, removaloperativ; technique, instrument, training, skill, hospitalchirurgisch; surgical corsetStützkorsett nt; surgical glovesOP-Handschuhe pl, → Chirurgenhandschuhe pl; surgical goods shoporthopädisches Fachgeschäft; surgical interventionchirurgischer Eingriff; surgical strike (Mil) → gezielter Angriff; surgical teamOP-Team nt, → Chirurgenteam nt; surgical wardchirurgische Station, Chirurgie f (inf)

surgical

:
surgical appliance
nStützapparat m
surgical boot
surgical gown
nOP-Kleidung f

surgical

[ˈsɜːdʒɪkl] adjchirurgico/a
surgical cotton → cotone m idrofilo
surgical dressing → medicazione f

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

sur·gi·cal

a. quirúrgico-a;
___ dressingvendaje ___ protector;
___ equipmentequipo ___;
___ flapscolgajos ___ -s;
___ incisionincisión ___;
___ instrumentsinstrumentos ___ -s;
___ meshmalla ___;
___ residentresidente de cirugía.

surgical

adj quirúrgico
References in classic literature ?
It was covered with books, bottles, and surgical in- struments.
For this reason I would seriously maintain that all the medical and surgical discoveries that science can make in the future will be of less importance than the application of the knowledge we already possess, when the disinherited of the earth have established their right to a human existence.
As, according to her own statement, this surgical operation was a matter of daily occurrence in the cabin, the declaration no whit abated the merriment, till every one had roared and tumbled and danced themselves down to a state of composure.
If he had been behind a screen I should have supposed they were performing a surgical operation on him.
The art of healing also has achieved some of its most glorious triumphs in the compressions, extensions, trepannings, colligations, and other surgical or diaetetic operations by which Irregularity has been partly or wholly cured.
Utterson's nerves, at this unlooked-for termination, gave a jerk that nearly threw him from his balance; but he recollected his courage and followed the butler into the laboratory building through the surgical theatre, with its lumber of crates and bottles, to the foot of the stair.
The Professor took a small surgical saw from his case, and handing it to me, pointed to the iron bars which guarded the window.
He called my attention to a convenient deck-chair before the window, and to an array of old books, chiefly, I found, surgical works and editions of the Latin and Greek classics (languages I cannot read with any comfort), on a shelf near the hammock.
But hasten—quick—get into my sleigh—it is but a mile to the village, where surgical aid can be obtained—all shall be done at my expense, and thou shalt live with me until thy wound is healed, ay, and forever afterward.
I should guess that to be the Something Hunt, the local hunt to whose members he has possibly given some surgical assistance, and which has made him a small presentation in return.
But now, if you are of my opinion, we have had thrills enough for one day, and had best get back to the surgical box at the camp for some carbolic.
Ethan was aware that, in regard to the important question of surgical intervention, the female opinion of the neighbourhood was divided, some glorying in the prestige conferred by operations while others shunned them as indelicate.