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Definitions of artery in various dictionaries:
noun - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
noun - a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic
Any of a branching system of muscular, elastic tubes that carry blood away from the heart to the cells, tissues, and organs of the body.
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Major transportation route|
|Aorta, for one|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|A bypass operation may bypass the carotid or coronary one of these|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|any of the muscular-walled tubes forming part of the circulation system by which blood (mainly that which has been oxygenated) is conveyed from the heart to all parts of the body.|
|Anatomy Any of the muscular elastic tubes that form a branching system and that carry blood away from the heart to the cells, tissues, and organs of the body.|
|A major route of transportation into which local routes flow. See Synonyms at way.|
|Any of the muscular-walled tubes forming part of the circulation system by which blood (mainly that which has been oxygenated) is conveyed from the heart to all parts of the body.|
|An important route in a system of roads, rivers, or railway lines.|
|a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic|
|a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body|
|one of the thick tubes that carry blood from the heart to other parts of the body:|
|an important road or railway line:|
|one of the larger tubes that carry blood from the heart to other parts of the body|
An artery (plural arteries) (from Greek (artria), meaning 'windpipe, artery') is a blood vessel that takes blood away from the heart to all parts of the body (tissues, lungs, etc). Most arteries carry oxygenated blood; the two exceptions are the pulmonary and the umbilical arteries, which carry deoxygenated blood to the organs that oxygenate it. The effective arterial blood volume is that extracellular fluid which fills the arterial system.|
* The arteries are part of the circulatory system, which is responsible for the delivery of oxygen and nutrients to all cells, as well as the removal of carbon dioxide and waste products, the maintenance of optimum blood pH, and the circulation of proteins and cells of the immune system. In developed countries, the two leading causes of death, myocardial infarction (heart attack), and stroke, may each directly result from an arterial system that has been slowly and progressively compromised by years of deterioration (usually clogged by cholesterol)