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English definition of “go under the knife”

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go under the knife

to have a medical operation: More and more women are choosing to go under the knife to improve their appearance.
Translations of “go under the knife”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接受外科手術…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接受外科手术…
(Definition of go under the knife from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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