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artery
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
artery /'ɑ:təri/
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Concise Dictionary
arteries'ɑːtərɪ
noun
+a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
+a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun (plural arteries)
1 any of the tubes that carry blood from the heart to the rest of the body: blocked arteries
Compare: VEIN
See also - CORONARY ARTERY
2 a large and important road, river, railway/railroad line, etc.
arterial adjective [only before noun]: arterial blood / disease + an arterial road + arterial traffic
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

main, major | blocked, clogged | severed | carotid, coronary, pulmonary, etc.

VERB + ARTERY

block | widen
The surgeon will widen her arteries.
| rupture, sever

ARTERY + VERB

clog up
Too much fatty food will make your arteries more likely to clog up.

PHRASES

hardening of the arteries
(= a disease of the arteries)She suffers from hardening of the arteries.
| veins and arteries
blood flowing through veins and arteries



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