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noun [C] uk   /eɪˈɔː.tə/ us    /-ˈɔːr.t̬ə/
the main artery (= thick tube carrying blood from the heart) that takes blood to the other parts of the body
adjective uk   /eɪˈɔː.tɪk/ us    /-ˈɔːr.t̬ɪk/
the aortic valve
Traducciones de “aorta”
en español Aorta…
en chino (tradicionál) 大動脈,主動脈…
en chino (simplificado) 大动脉,主动脉…
(Definition of aorta from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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