Translation of surgery in Spanish:

surgery

Pronunciation: /ˈsɜːrdʒəri; ˈsɜːdʒəri/

n (pl -ries)

  • 1 u (science) cirugía (f) he underwent surgery fue intervenido quirúrgicamente [formal], fue operado he had o underwent major/minor surgery fue sometido a or le practicaron una intervención quirúrgica seria/de menor importancia [formal] the patient is in surgery el paciente está en el quirófano or en la sala de operaciones
  • 2 2.1 c (room) (BrE) consultorio (m), consulta (f) 2.2 c u (BrE) (consultation period — of doctor) consulta (f); (— of MP) sesión durante la cual un parlamentario atiende las consultas de sus electores to have o hold a surgery [doctor] tener* or atender* consulta (before n) [times/hours] de consulta

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