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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sur·gery /ˈsɝʤri, ˈsɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sur·gery /ˈsɝʤ(ə)rɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sur·ge·ry n.
 1. The art of healing by manual operation; that branch of medical science which treats of manual operations for the healing of diseases or injuries of the body; that branch of medical science which has for its object the cure of local injuries or diseases, as wounds or fractures, tumors, etc., whether by manual operation or by medicines and constitutional treatment.
 2. A surgeon's operating room or laboratory.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury
           by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at
           the Harvard Medical School"
      2: a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted; "he read
         the warning in the doctor's surgery"
      3: a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of
         surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the
         operating rooms aseptic" [syn: operating room, OR, operating
         theater, operating theatre]
      4: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments;
         performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living
         body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an
         operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing
         surgery" [syn: operation, surgical operation, surgical
         procedure, surgical process]