tree surgeon
noun see tree surgery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tree surgeon — ► NOUN ▪ a person who prunes and treats old or damaged trees in order to preserve them. DERIVATIVES tree surgery noun …   English terms dictionary

  • tree surgeon — tree ,surgeon noun count someone whose job is to deal with trees that are damaged or affected by a disease, especially by cutting off the damaged parts …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tree surgeon — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms tree surgeon : singular tree surgeon plural tree surgeons someone whose job is to deal with trees that are damaged or affected by a disease, especially by cutting off the damaged parts …   English dictionary

  • tree surgeon — /ˈtri sɜdʒən/ (say tree serjuhn) noun someone who practises tree surgery …   Australian English dictionary

  • tree surgeon — noun a person who prunes and treats old or damaged trees in order to preserve them. Derivatives tree surgery noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • tree surgeon — noun a specialist in treating damaged trees • Syn: ↑arborist • Derivationally related forms: ↑arbor (for: ↑arborist) • Hypernyms: ↑specialist, ↑specializer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • John Davey (tree surgeon) — John Davey (June 6, 1846 November 8, 1923), considered the father of the science of tree surgery, was born in 1846 in Somersetshire, England. Although he did not learn the alphabet until his early 20s, his sharp intellect and analytical skills… …   Wikipedia

  • Tree topping — is the practice of removing large branches and/or trunks from the top of a tree s canopy. Topping is often harmful for the tree. Large pruning wounds often fail to heal and become entry points for disease and pests, undermining the long term… …   Wikipedia

  • tree surgery — tree surgeon ► NOUN ▪ a person who prunes and treats old or damaged trees in order to preserve them. DERIVATIVES tree surgery noun …   English terms dictionary

  • tree surgery — ☆ tree surgery n. treatment of damaged or diseased trees as by filling cavities, removing parts, treating fresh wounds, etc. tree surgeon n …   English World dictionary

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