Definition of operating table in English:
A table on which a patient is placed during a surgical operation.
- An operating list should stop if a patient dies on the operating table, and the surgeon should not operate for the rest of that day.
- In the operating theatre, lying comfortably on the operating table, the local anaesthetic injections are given into the skin on both sides of the scrotum.
- During the surgery the patient died on the operating table.