Meaning of SURGICAL in English


[adjective] [not gradable]Surgical equipment is that which is used for medical operations.surgical supplies/instruments/glovesSurgical also means involved in performing medical operations.surgical procedures/techniques/interventionsurgical staffA surgical piece of clothing is worn in order to treat a particular medical condition.a surgical shoe/collar/corsetSurgical can also be used to refer to a type of military attack which is done in an exact way on a particular place.A surgical strike/attack was carried out on the enemy's military headquarters.(UK) Surgical spirit (US and ANZ rubbing alcohol) is a type of liquid used for cleaning the skin or cleaning medical equipment so that it is free from bacteria.

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