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tree surgery

n.
Treatment of diseased or damaged trees, as by pruning or bracing branches.

tree surgeon n.

tree surgery

n
(Forestry) the treatment of damaged trees by filling cavities, applying braces, etc
tree surgeon n

tree′ sur`gery


n.
the repair of damaged trees, as by the removal of diseased parts.
[1915–20]
tree′ sur`geon, n.
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Noun1.tree surgery - treatment of damaged or decaying treestree surgery - treatment of damaged or decaying trees
care, tending, attention, aid - the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
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Dr Paul Williams Thornaby Library, on Westbury Street, has been turned into a GP practice and will be part of Elm Tree Surgery, which already has a building on the street.
The works will include tree surgery, felling and stump removal in open spaces, housing estates and adjacent to highways.
The website offers detailed information about their tree surgery services.
Fly-tipping is of course a national problem and an awful lot of it is done by our travelling population that undertakes tree surgery, block paving and laying Tarmac and the rubbish that is taken away is just dumped.
THE Defence Department's gardening bill sprouted up last year with grass mowing, maintenance and tree surgery costing the State thousands of euro.
It has included the laying of four kilometres of underground ducting, more than eight kilometres of underground cable, 10 kilometres of overhead fibre optic cable, 69 telegraph poles, a difficult river crossing, tree surgery and the need to gain consents to cross privately owned and historically important land The benefits for local residents are considerable.
The report said: "Remedial tree surgery work will do nothing to reduce the likelihood of damage.
Graham, who set up tree surgery firm P&B Tree Services with his business partner Andy Plester 18 months ago, has now set his sights on conquering the World Tree Climbing Championships in 2015.
BaskiAaAaAeA~as said toppled trees can still survive, as some damaged tre can be treated with tree surgery, while some trees can heal on their own.
The severe tree surgery has taken place just as another camping season opens with no sign of long-promised upgrades to the facilities at the site.
More than PS650 went on musical instruments in the four months to the end of September, 2011, PS2,240 on garden equipment and PS4,245 on tree surgery.
According to Mr Lord, a former tree surgery student at the college, the nursery had, in the past, cultivated saplings from local seeds, and had not bought them in.