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NOUN (1)

1. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body;
- Example: "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"
- Example: "he died while undergoing surgery"
[syn: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

surgical operation n 1: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery" [syn: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process]