surgicenter etymology

English word surgicenter comes from English center, English surgical

Detailed word origin of surgicenter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
center English (eng) (American football, Canadian football) The person who holds the ball at the beginning of each play.. (architecture) A temporary structure upon which the materials of a vault or arch are supported in position until the work becomes self-supporting.. (basketball) The player, generally the tallest, who plays closest to the basket.. (engineering) A conical recess or indentation in the end of a [...]
surgical English (eng) Of, relating to, used in, or resulting from surgery.. Precise or very accurate.
surgicenter English (eng) A medical facility where surgical procedures not requiring an overnight hospital stay are performed.

Words with the same origin as surgicenter

Descendants of center
Center Centerville barycentric barycentrically barycentricity