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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Happening or done before and in preparation for a surgical operation.

Usage examples (36)
  • But the men threatened to sue after the show airs after they found out Miriam is what doctors call a preoperative transsexual.
  • Also, remind the nurse about preoperative antibiotics.
  • Obviously a preoperative antibiotic is very important.
  • Also, you can ask, "Do I need preoperative antibiotics?" for more
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