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aorta
used in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay)

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the large trunk artery that carries oxygenated blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries that reach all parts of the body
  • Blamed on bad shellfish, elusive viruses, or an overlooked weakness in the aorta.
    Chapter 12 (53% in)

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