1. accompanying vein a vein accompanying another structure
  2. accompanying occurring at the same time, along with, or as a consequence
  3. accident surgery the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical repair of injuries and wounds arising from accidents
  4. open-heart surgery heart surgery in which the rib cage is spread open, the heart is stopped and blood is detoured through a heart-lung machine while a heart valve or coronary artery is surgically repaired
  5. combining form a bound form used only in compounds
  6. cosmetic surgery plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised
  7. accompanyist a person who provides musical accompaniment
  8. brain surgery any surgical procedure involving the brain
  9. accompanist a person who provides musical accompaniment
  10. operating surgeon a physician who specializes in surgery
  11. computing system a system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage
  12. minor surgery any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance
  13. compassion a deep awareness of and sympathy for another's suffering
  14. accounting system a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts
  15. combining weight the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen
  16. accompaniment a musical part that supports other musical parts
  17. camping site a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
  18. chemosurgery use of chemical to destroy diseased or malignant tissue
  19. icing sugar finely powdered sugar used to make icing
  20. accommodation endorser a person who endorses a promissory note without compensation or benefit but simply as a favor to the borrower

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