operating theatre

noun

a room in which surgical operations are performed

Nearby words

  1. operating income,
  2. operating microscope,
  3. operating room,
  4. operating system,
  5. operating table,
  6. operation,
  7. operation barbarossa,
  8. operation desert storm,
  9. operation overlord,
  10. operation sealion

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  • And somebody has to get the day's orders from the dispensary and operating-theatre and sterilizing-ward.