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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not involving a surgical procedure.

Usage examples (23)
  • Adjective : laws operative in this city. ,The operative word in that sentence is "sometimes."
  • Operative vs. nonoperative management of clavicle fractures
  • Operative vs. nonoperative treatment of medial epicondyle fractures
  • “I think nonoperative management is an option if you want to go that route.” for more
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