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carotid artery

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human
carotid arteryca‧rot‧id ar‧te‧ry /kəˈrɒtəd ˌɑːtəri $ -ˈrɑːtəd ˌɑːr-/ noun [countable] medical  HBHone of the two arteries in your neck that supply blood to your head
Examples from the Corpus
carotid arteryThis is the carotid artery which carries blood to the head.
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