the repair of damaged trees, as by the removal of diseased parts, filling of cavities, and prevention of further decay, and by strengthening branches with braces.
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Origin of tree surgery
First recorded in 1915–20
OTHER WORDS FROM tree surgerytree-sur·geon, noun
Words nearby tree surgery
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British Dictionary definitions for tree surgery
the treatment of damaged trees by filling cavities, applying braces, etc
Derived forms of tree surgerytree surgeon, noun
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