[ sur-juh-sen-ter ]
/ ˈsɜr dʒəˌsɛn tər /
a surgical facility, not based in a hospital, where minor surgery is performed on an outpatient basis.
- surgical pathology,
- surgical prosthesis,
- surgical spirit,
- surgical splint,
Origin of surgicenter
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[ sûr′jĭ-sĕn′tər ]
A surgical facility for operations that do not require hospitalization.
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