Definition of “aorta” - English Dictionary

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aortanoun [ C ]

/eɪˈɔr·t̬ə/

biology the main artery (= large tube carrying blood from the heart) which takes blood to the other parts of the body

(Definition of “aorta” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)