Associations to the word «Surgical»

Wiktionary

SURGICAL, adjective. Of, relating to, used in, or resulting from surgery.
SURGICAL, adjective. Precise or very accurate.
SURGICAL ABDOMEN, noun. (medical) Alternative form of acute abdomen
SURGICAL ABDOMENS, noun. Plural of surgical abdomen
SURGICAL GOWN, noun. A protective plastic gown worn by a surgeon when performing surgery.
SURGICAL GOWNS, noun. Plural of surgical gown
SURGICAL MASK, noun. A mask worn to catch bacteria shed in liquid droplets and aerosols from the wearer's mouth and nose.
SURGICAL MASKS, noun. Plural of surgical mask
SURGICAL PROCEDURE, noun. (medicine) A procedure in which one or more incisions are made into the body in order to repair damage or remove diseased tissue; an operation.
SURGICAL PROCEDURES, noun. Plural of surgical procedure
SURGICAL SPIRIT, noun. (medical) Ethanol with small quantities of additives (typically: castor oil (2%), methyl salicylate (0.5%))

Dictionary definition

SURGICAL, adjective. Of or relating to or involving or used in surgery; "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention".
SURGICAL, adjective. Relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine; "a surgical appendix"; "a surgical procedure"; "operative dentistry".
SURGICAL, adjective. Performed with great precision; "a surgical air strike".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope