1. shoulder mark epaulets that indicate rank
  2. tree surgery treatment of damaged or decaying trees
  3. electrosurgery surgery performed with electrical devices
  4. shoulder strap a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag
  5. closed-heart surgery heart surgery in which a small incision is made
  6. shouldered arch an arch consisting of a horizontal lintel supported at each end by corbels that project into the aperture
  7. lieder singer a singer of lieder
  8. shoulder girdle the bony arch formed by the collarbones and shoulder blades in humans
  9. shoulder holster a holster worn over your shoulder so a gun can be concealed under your jacket
  10. shoulder board epaulets that indicate rank
  11. shoulder bag a large handbag that can be carried by a strap looped over the shoulder
  12. plastic surgery surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue
  13. neurosurgery any surgery that involves the nervous system
  14. major surgery any surgical procedure that involves anesthesia or respiratory assistance
  15. minor surgery any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance
  16. chondrosarcoma a malignant neoplasm of cartilage cells
  17. heart surgery any surgical procedure involving the heart
  18. filtration surgery eye surgery that opens a passage allowing excess aqueous humor to drain into surrounding tissues; a treatment for glaucoma
  19. altruistic showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
  20. microsurgery surgery using operating microscopes and miniaturized precision instruments to perform intricate procedures on very small structures