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coronary artery Syllabification: cor·o·nar·y ar·ter·y

Definition of coronary artery in English:


An artery supplying blood to the heart.
Example sentences
  • Coronary artery disease can cause coronary arteries, which supply blood to the heart, to become narrowed or blocked.
  • This can affect all major arteries in the body - including the coronary arteries, which supply blood to the heart.
  • This creates a clot in one of the coronary arteries and stops blood supply to the heart muscle.

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