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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (3)

1. of or relating to or involving or used in surgery;
- Example: "surgical instruments"
- Example: "surgical intervention"

2. relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine;
- Example: "a surgical appendix"
- Example: "a surgical procedure"
- Example: "operative dentistry"
[syn: surgical, operative]

3. performed with great precision;
- Example: "a surgical air strike"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Surgical \Sur"gi*cal\ (s[^u]r"j[i^]*kal), a. Of or pertaining to surgeons or surgery; done by means of surgery; used in surgery; as, a surgical operation; surgical instruments. [1913 Webster] Surgical fever. (Med.) (a) Pyaemia. (b) Traumatic fever, or the fever accompanying inflammation. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

surgical adj 1: of or relating to or involving or used in surgery; "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention" [ant: nonsurgical] 2: relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine; "a surgical appendix"; "a surgical procedure"; "operative dentistry" [syn: surgical, operative] [ant: medical] 3: performed with great precision; "a surgical air strike"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

19 Moby Thesaurus words for "surgical": allopathic, chiropodic, chiropractic, clinical, dental, exodontic, homeopathic, hydropathic, iatric, medical, naturopathic, neurological, obstetric, orthodontic, orthopedic, osteopathic, pediatric, periodontic, prosthodontic