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tree surgery,

practice of repairing damaged trees to restore their appearance and to arrest disease. Injured or diseased parts are first removed (even small cavities in the bark may harbor injurious fungi and insects), the surfaces are treated with antiseptics and healing aids, and the cavity may be filled with cement or some special material, e.g., composition filler or elastic cement. Professional tree surgeons commonly perform many tasks in addition to surgery that are difficult for the individual gardener e.g., large-scale pruning and providing proper support when needed.

tree surgery

the treatment of damaged trees by filling cavities, applying braces, etc.
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-, se d ot d ut n ' He added Connelly, who was described as an experienced tree surgeon, still employed Mr Wood, who was not asked to come to the aid of Connelly that day but did so of his own accord.
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