Definitions and translations for "artery"

Definition of artery

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Noun
1. An efferent blood vessel from the heart, conveying blood away from the heart regardless of oxygenation status; see pulmonary artery.
2. A major transit corridor.
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English - English - artery

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n. blood vessel that carries oxygen-rich blood away from the heart; main road leading into a city

English - Spanish - artery

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s. arteria

English - French - artery

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n. artère; route principale

English - German - artery

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n. Schlag-oder Pulsader, Arterie; Verkehrsader

English - Indonesian - artery

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n. pembuluh, pembuluh darah, buluh nadi, urat nadi

English - Italian - artery

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s. (Anat) arteria; importante via di comunicazione

English - Polish - artery

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n. arteria, tętnica {anat.}

English - Portuguese - artery

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s. artéria; passagem (de comunicação, transporte)

English - Romanian - artery

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n. arteră, magistrală

English - Russian - artery

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с. артерия; магистраль, главный путь

English - Turkish - artery

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i. arter, atardamar; anacadde, anayol, nehir

English - Ukrainian - artery

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n. артерія, магістраль, шлях: головний шлях, канал, вена

English - Dutch - artery

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zn. slagader; hoofdverkeersweg

English - Greek - artery

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ουσ. αρτηρία

English - Arabic - artery

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‏شريان، شريان المواصلات، شريان نهر، الشريان‏

English - Chinese - artery

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(名) 动脉; 主渠道; 干线, 要道

English - Chinese - artery

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(名) 動脈; 主渠道; 幹線, 要道

English - Hindi - artery

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n. रुधिरवाहिनी नलिका, धमनी

English - Japanese - artery

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(名) 動脈; 幹線

English - Korean - artery

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명. 동맥; 주요 도로

English - Vietnamese - artery

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n. động mạch, động mạch nhỏ, đường giao thông, trục lộ giao thông lớn
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Synonyms for artery
1. blood vessel: vein, capillary, aorta, tube
2. thoroughfare: highway, main road, conduit, passage