artery

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɑːrtəri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɑrtəri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ärtə rē)

Inflections of 'artery' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": arteries

artery
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Sense: Main channel of communication or travel
Synonyms:
highway , main road, avenue , course , passage , thoroughfare, trunk line, supply route, corridor , conduit, road , way , motorway , expressway, freeway, route , secondary road, speedway, street , through street, thruway
Sense: Blood vessel
Synonyms:
blood vessel, aorta, arterial passageway, vein

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