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1. descending

adjective. ['dɪˈsɛndɪŋ'] coming down or downward.

Synonyms

  • descendant
  • descendent
  • drizzling
  • falling
  • downhill
  • declivitous
  • downward-sloping
  • downward
  • downward-arching
  • raining
  • dropping
  • degressive

Antonyms

  • up
  • worsen
  • high
  • elated

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Words that Rhyme with Descending Aorta

  • laporta
  • alcorta
  • puerto
  • porta
  • horta
  • dorta

2. aorta

noun. ['eɪˈɔrtə'] the large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.

Synonyms

  • descending aorta
  • abdominal aorta
  • aortic arch
  • ascending aorta
  • thoracic aorta
  • arterial blood vessel
  • arteria

Etymology

  • ἀορτή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἀορτέω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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