[ sur-juh-sen-ter ]
/ ˈsɜr dʒəˌsɛn tər /

noun Surgery.

a surgical facility, not based in a hospital, where minor surgery is performed on an outpatient basis.

Origin of surgicenter

First recorded in 1970–75; surgi(cal) + center Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medical definitions for surgicenter

[ sûrjĭ-sĕn′tər ]


A surgical facility for operations that do not require hospitalization.
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