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English definition of “surgery”

surgery

noun
 
 
/ˈsɜːdʒəri/
TREATMENT [U] B2 the activity in which a doctor cuts people's bodies open and repairs or removes something: to have surgery heart/knee surgerySurgery
PLACE [C] UK B2 a place where doctors or other medical workers treat people → See also plastic surgeryMedical places and organizations
(Definition of surgery from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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