What does surgical mean?

Definitions for surgical
ˈsɜr dʒɪ kəlsur·gi·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surgicaladjective

    of or relating to or involving or used in surgery

    "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention"

  2. surgical, operativeadjective

    relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine

    "a surgical appendix"; "a surgical procedure"; "operative dentistry"

  3. surgicaladjective

    performed with great precision

    "a surgical air strike"

Wiktionary

  1. surgicaladjective

    of, relating to, used in, or resulting from surgery

  2. surgicaladjective

    precise or very accurate

    The building was destroyed with a surgical air-strike.

ChatGPT

  1. surgical

    Surgical refers to anything related to, performed by, or used in surgery, which is a medical specialty that employs operative manual and instrumental techniques on a patient to investigate or treat a pathological condition such as a disease or injury, to help improve bodily function, appearance, or to repair unwanted ruptured areas. It can also describe a level of precision or accuracy, as in "surgical precision".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surgicaladjective

    of or pertaining to surgeons or surgery; done by means of surgery; used in surgery; as, a surgical operation; surgical instruments

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surgical in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surgical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of surgical in a Sentence

  1. Angus Rodger:

    The impact of lower oil prices on company plans has been brutal. What began in late-2014 as a haircut to discretionary spend on exploration and pre-development projects has become a full surgical operation to cut out all non-essential operational and capital expenditure.

  2. Nancy Abu-Bonsrah:

    I am very much interested in providing medical care in underserved settings, specifically surgical care, i hope to be able to go back to Ghana over the course of my career to help in building sustainable surgical infrastructure.

  3. William Maisel:

    Improving the safety of surgical staplers and implantable staples is a top priority for the The FDA, and we believe our forthcoming draft guidance to industry and planned advisory committee meeting will advance those efforts.

  4. Simon Karger from technology developers:

    With Chimaera, what we've done is we've combined smart sensing technology, pre-operative planning, we've taken small implant form-factors; and we've combined both implant delivery with surgical tool to provide a completely connected, unified surgical system that has the potential to take a surgery that maybe only four or five people in the world can carry out today and make it accessible to a broad cross-section of general surgeons. By doing that we make it accessible to a much, much broader patient population.

  5. Justin Maykel:

    I think it probably is our best hope, when I signed up, I never thought Id be donating my plasma. I thought Id be using my surgical skills to help people, but its really not a surgeon or a doctor thing. Its really just about being another member of our community.

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