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One entry found for aorta.
Main Entry: aor·ta
Pronunciation: amacr-primarystressodotrt-schwa
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural aortas or aor·tae /-primarystressodotrt-emacron/
: the main artery that carries blood from the heart to branch arteries by which it is carried throughout the body
- aor·tic /-primarystressodotrt-ik/ adjective

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