Definition of Aortae

1. Noun. (plural of aorta) ¹



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Definition of Aortae

1. aorta [n] - See also: aorta

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aortae

anæsthetizing
ao dai
ao dais
aolbonics
aorist
aorist aspect
aoristic
aoristically
aorists
aorta
aorta abdominalis
aorta ascendens
aorta descendens
aorta thoracica
aortae (current term)
aortal
aortalgia
aortarctia
aortartia
aortas
aortectasis
aortectomy
aortic
aortic-pulmonic window
aortic aneurysm
aortic arch
aortic arch syndromes
aortic area

Literary usage of Aortae

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1. The Physiology of Man: Designed to Represent the Existing State of by Austin Flint (1875)
"... canal—Chorda dorsalis—Primitive aortae—Vertebrae—Origin of the Wolffian bodies—Pleuro-peritoneal cavity—Development of the skeleton— Gasification of the ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The fused part of the two ventral aortae. just in front of the heart, ... Below this point the thoracic and abdominal aortae are formed by the two primitive ..."

3. A Laboratory Manual and Text-book of Embryology by Charles William Prentiss (1915)
"Cranial to the third arch, the ventral aortae become the external carotids. The third aortic arches and the cephalic portions of the descending aortae ..."

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