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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart.

Usage examples (36)
  • An artery usually carries blood that is full of oxygen.
  • Traffic on this main artery was disrupted for hours.
  • The main artery had been torn, but he did not know it.
  • It could be like sailing down the main artery of the Amazon basin. for more
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