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Pronunciation: /ɔpeʀe/

Translation of opérer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 1 (Médecine)
    to operate on (malade, organe)
    opérer quelqu'un du genou/foie
    to operate on somebody's knee/liver
    opérer quelqu'un d'un kyste/d'une tumeur
    to operate on somebody to remove a cyst/a tumour (anglais britannique)
    opérer quelqu'un d'un cancer à la gorge
    to operate on somebody for cancer of the throat
    opérer quelqu'un des amygdales/de l'appendicite
    to remove somebody's tonsils/appendix
    il faut l'opérer
    he/she needs surgery ou an operation
    se faire opérer
    to have an operation, to have surgery
    on l'a opéré du cœur/foie
    he's had a heart/liver operation
    il s'est fait opérer de l'appendicite
    he's had his appendix out

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