Definition of “valvula” - English Dictionary

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“valvula” in British English

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valvulanoun [ C ]

uk /ˈvælv.jə.lə/ us /ˈvælv.jə.lə/ plural valvulae /ˈvælv.jə.liː/ specialized

a small valve (= a flap that opens and closes to control the flow of liquids or gases) in a part of the body

(Definition of “valvula” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)