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Definitions of surgery:

part of speech: noun

Science of incision or excision of parts of the body.

Usage examples for surgery:

  • Scalscope, you have lived to participate in the highest achievement of modern surgery "Mortmain", Arthur Cheny Train
  • His long and varied experience as a sailor, pilot, and traveller in many countries had given him some useful knowledge of medicine and surgery and if anything was possible to be done, he could do it. "Thelma", Marie Corelli
  • Even with resolution incurable lameness results, and the animal is afterwards more or less a walking exhibition of the limitations of surgery while the owner, unless the animal is valuable for the purpose of breeding, finds himself encumbered with a life that is practically useless. "Diseases of the Horse's Foot", Harry Caulton Reeks

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