[ noun ] (medicine,work,surgery) a physician who specializes in surgery
Used in print(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)
Galli arrived with his family surgeon , Maestro_Lippi .
The surgeon carried a cage of live pigeons .
The surgeon came_back at dusk , cut the vein of a second pigeon , again washed out the eye .(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
There would be great need soon for his skill as surgeon , but somehow he had not planned to use his knowledge merely for war .(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)
My memory has catalogued for easy reference and withdrawal the image of her pink , scented stationery and the unsloped , almost printed configurations of her neat , studious handwriting with which she invited me to recall our summer , so many sentences beginning with `` Remember when '' ; and_others concerning camp friends who resided in her suburban neighborhood , and news of her commencing again her piano_lessons , her private_school , a visit to Boston to see her grandparents and an uncle who was a surgeon returned on furlough , wounded , from the war in Europe .