noun, plural sur·ger·ies for 3-5.
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Origin of surgery
OTHER WORDS FROM surgerypre·sur·ger·y, adjective
Words nearby surgery
Example sentences from the Web for surgery
Neuralink, in particular, aims to build an incredibly powerful brain-machine interface, a device with the power to handle lots of data that can be inserted in a relatively simple surgery.Elon Musk is one step closer to connecting a computer to your brain|Rebecca Heilweil|August 28, 2020|Vox
The damage was so severe that he needed immediate surgeries to keep him alive.
Ben Simmons is going to miss at least several weeks after having surgery on his knee.The Suns Are On Fire, The Sixers Are Reeling, And Other Lessons From The NBA Bubble|Chris Herring (email@example.com)|August 13, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
As India’s lockdown lifts, elective surgeries are getting back on the track.India’s overburdened hospitals could actually benefit from more elective surgeries|Ananya Bhattacharya|August 10, 2020|Quartz
The other significant addition was Bojan Bogdanović — Utah’s second-leading scorer — and he’s now out for the playoffs thanks to wrist surgery.Can Donovan Mitchell Reach His Potential In The Bubble?|Michael Pina|August 3, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
When the father arrived at the hospital, he was told that Andrew Dossi was in surgery, but the wounds were not life-threatening.
“As far as we were aware, and as far as the surgeon was aware, the surgery was a go,” Shaheen sighs.The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.|James Joiner|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As I sign the forms to be admitted to have surgery the next day, I ask my husband the date.
I feel sorry because (patients) got the surgery with improper devices, so they might suffer from it.
Before my father had his surgery, my brother wanted to get down all the stories about his Kansas City childhood.
Dr. Knox, then going off on foot to see a patient, came across the yard from the surgery at the same moment.Johnny Ludlow, Third Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
The arts incidental to medicine and surgery, were equally backward.
I left the surgery noiselessly and passed along the alley to Pye's cabin.Hurricane Island|H. B. Marriott Watson
She knew nothing of the craft of the delicate instrument-creator, and he knew even less of the craft of surgery.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith
In the practical parts of medicine, in its speculative parts, and in the arts connected with surgery, the same law prevails.