Synonyms of surgical


1. surgical (vs. nonsurgical)

usage: of or relating to or involving or used in surgery; "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention"

2. surgical (vs. medical), operative, preoperative, postoperative

usage: relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine; "a surgical appendix"; "a surgical procedure"; "operative dentistry"

3. surgical, accurate (vs. inaccurate)

usage: performed with great precision; "a surgical air strike"

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Definition and meaning of surgical (Dictionary)