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major operation

[′mā·jər ‚äp·ə′rā·shən]
(medicine)
An extensive, difficult, and potentially dangerous surgical procedure, usually requiring general anesthesia.
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The Independent Commission on Banking (ICB), which is looking into whether banks need to be broken up in the UK in order to reduce their risks, is seeking the possibility of separating major operations of banks.
Inpatient deaths following major operations dropped by more than 40 percent.
Adele underwent open heart surgery at the age of four months and has had further major operations for a serious bowel condition.
Achievement of AS 9100 registration across all of our major operations is a significant accomplishment that allows our customers to have even greater confidence in the quality of Lockheed Martin's aircraft and aeronautical products,'' said Dain M.
Fosse Health Trust is considering moving rehabilitation services from the purpose built Sunnyside unit to Hinckley Hospital which - under the plans - will cease to carry out major operations.
all with headquarters or major operations in the Valley or Ventura County.
This program is being offered in areas of the country where EnergySolutions has major operations, including Utah, Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, Washington, and Idaho.
It has major operations in Norfolk, San Diego, San Francisco, and Hawaii.
To be eligible, companies must have their headquarters or major operations based in the state of New Mexico.
MEGTEC Systems has major operations in the US, France, Sweden, Germany and China and maintains a worldwide sales, service and spare parts support network.
The Company moved major operations to China in 1995 and played a significant role in the construction of the national backbones and provincial access networks for China's major national telecom carriers, such as China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom and China Netcom.