carotid artery Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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carotid arterynoun [C]

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one of two arteries (= ​thicktubescarryingblood from the ​heart) that ​pass up through ​yourneck and take ​blood to ​yourbrain
(Definition of carotid artery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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