Definition of electrosurgery in English:

electrosurgery

noun

  • [mass noun] Surgery using a high-frequency electric current to heat and so cut tissue with great precision.

    • ‘The purposes of electrosurgery are to destroy benign and malignant lesions, control bleeding, and cut or excise tissue.’
    • ‘Our electrosurgery unit creates a controllable low power electrical current between an electrode and a plate held against the skin.’

Pronunciation:

electrosurgery

/ɪlɛktrəʊˈsəːdʒəri/