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valve

noun [C] uk   /vælv/ us  
a device that opens and closes to control the flow of liquids or gases, or a similar structure in the heart and the veins that controls the flow of blood: The valve failed to open/close. It was a weak heart valve that caused her death. part of a musical instrument such as a trumpet that changes the sound by controlling the flow of air
Translations of “valve”
in Korean 밸브…
in Arabic صِمام…
in French valve, soupape, valvule…
in Turkish vana, valf, subap…
in Italian valvola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閥, 活門, (心臟或血管的)瓣膜…
in Russian клапан…
in Polish zawór…
in Spanish válvula, lámpara…
in Portuguese válvula…
in German das Ventil, die Klappe, die Röhre…
in Catalan vàlvula…
in Japanese バルブ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阀, 活门, (心脏或血管的)瓣膜…
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