aorta
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Usage note
The plural of "aorta" can be "aortae" or "aortas."
aorta(
ey
-
awr
-
duh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la aorta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Oxygenated blood exits the heart through the aorta, bringing oxygen to the rest of the body.La sangre oxigenada sale del corazón por la aorta, llevando oxígeno al resto del cuerpo.
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aorta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la aorta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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aorta [eɪˈɔːtə]
noun
aortas aortae [eɪˈɔːtiː] aorta (f)
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aorta
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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aorta(
ah
-
ohr
-
tah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (anatomy)
a. aorta
La mujer murió desangrada como resultado de una herida de arma blanca que le perforó la aorta.The woman bled to death from a stab wound that pierced her aorta.
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aorta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. aorta
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
aorta
aorta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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