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    Surge - (n.) A spring; a fountain.
    Surge - (n.) A large wave or billow; a great, rolling swell of water, produced generally by a high wind.
    Surge - (n.) The motion of, or produced by, a great wave.
    Surge - (n.) The tapered part of a windlass barrel or a capstan, upon which the cable surges, or slips.
    Surge - (v. i.) To swell; to rise hifg and roll.
    Surge - (v. i.) To slip along a windlass.
    Surge - (n.) To let go or slacken suddenly, as a rope; as, to surge a hawser or messenger; also, to slacken the rope about (a capstan).
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    Assurgency - (n.) Act of rising.
    Assurgent - (a.) Ascending
    Assurgent - (a.) rising obliquely; curving upward.
    Insurgence - (n.) Alt. of Insurgency
    Insurgency - (n.) A state of insurrection; an uprising; an insurrection.
    Insurgent - (a.) Rising in opposition to civil or political authority, or against an established government; insubordinate; rebellious.
    Insurgent - (n.) A person who rises in revolt against civil authority or an established government; one who openly and actively resists the execution of laws; a rebel.
    Resurgence - (n.) The act of rising again; resurrection.
    Resurgent - (a.) Rising again, as from the dead.
    Resurgent - (n.) One who rises again, as from the dead.
    Sea surgeon - () A surgeon fish.
    Surged - (imp. & p. p.) of Surge
    Surgeful - (a.) Abounding in surges; surgy.
    Surgeless - (a.) Free from surges; smooth; calm.
    Surgent - (a.) Rising; swelling, as a flood.
    Surgeon - (n.) One whose profession or occupation is to cure diseases or injuries of the body by manual operation; one whose occupation is to cure local injuries or disorders (such as wounds, dislocations, tumors, etc.), whether by manual operation, or by medication and constitutional treatment.
    Surgeon - (n.) Any one of numerous species of chaetodont fishes of the family Teuthidae, or Acanthuridae, which have one or two sharp lancelike spines on each side of the base of the tail. Called also surgeon fish, doctor fish, lancet fish, and sea surgeon.
    Surgeoncy - (n.) The office or employment of a surgeon, as in the naval or military service.
    Surgeonry - (n.) Surgery.
    Surgery - (n.) The art of healing by manual operation; that branch of medical science which treats of manual operations for the healing of diseases or injuries of the body; that branch of medical science which has for its object the cure of local injuries or diseases, as wounds or fractures, tumors, etc., whether by manual operation or by medicines and constitutional treatment.
    Surgery - (n.) A surgeon's operating room or laboratory.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Surge - n. 1 sudden rush. 2 heavy forward or upward motion. 3 sudden increase in price, activity, etc. 4 sudden increase in voltage of an electric current. 5 swell of the sea. v. (-ging) 1 move suddenly and powerfully forwards. 2 (of an electric current etc.) Increase suddenly. 3 (of the sea etc.) Swell. [latin surgo rise]
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    Dental surgeon - n. Dentist.
    Insurgent - adj. In active revolt. n. Rebel. insurgence n. [latin surgo surrect- rise]
    Keyhole surgery - n. Colloq. Minimally invasive surgery carried out through a very small incision.
    Microsurgery - n. Intricate surgery using microscopes.
    Neurosurgery - n. Surgery on the nervous system, esp. The brain or spinal cord. neurosurgeon n. Neurosurgical adj.
    Open-heart surgery - n. Surgery with the heart exposed and the blood made to bypass it.
    Plastic surgery - n. Reconstruction or repair of damaged or unsightly skin, muscle, etc., esp. By the transfer of tissue. plastic surgeon n.
    Resurgent - adj. Rising or arising again. resurgence n. [latin resurgo -surrect- rise again]
    Surgeon - n. 1 medical practitioner qualified in surgery. 2 naval or military medical officer.
    Surgery - n. (pl. -ies) 1 treatment of bodily injuries or disorders by incision or manipulation etc. As opposed to drugs. 2 place where or time when a doctor, dentist, etc., treats patients, or an mp, lawyer, etc., gives advice. [latin chirurgia, from greek kheir hand, ergo work]
    Tree surgeon - n. Person who treats decayed trees in order to preserve them.
    Upsurge - n. Upward surge.
    Veterinary surgeon - n. Person qualified to treat animals.

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