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n. valve

Definition of valve in English

Device that regulates the flow of a fluid by opening, closing, or partially obstructing a passageway.

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n. valve

Definition of valve in English

Structure that opens or closes to regulate the passage of a fluid and prevent its return.

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n. aortic valve

Definition of aortic valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the left ventricle to the aorta, impeding its return.

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n. bicuspid valve

Definition of bicuspid valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the left atrium to the left ventricle, impeding its return.

Synonyms of bicuspid valve in English

mitral valveleft atrioventricular valve

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n. heart valve

Definition of heart valve in English

Structure located in the heart that regulates the flow of blood through the heart and body.

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n. left atrioventricular valve

Definition of left atrioventricular valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the left atrium to the left ventricle, impeding its return.

Synonyms of left atrioventricular valve in English

mitral valvebicuspid valve

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n. pulmonary valve

Definition of pulmonary valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the right ventricle to the pulmonary artery, impeding its return.

Synonyms of pulmonary valve in English

pulmonic valve

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n. pulmonic valve

Definition of pulmonic valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the right ventricle to the pulmonary artery, impeding its return.

Synonyms of pulmonic valve in English

pulmonary valve

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n. tricuspid valve

Definition of tricuspid valve in English

Structure which regulates blood flow from the right atrium to the right ventricle, impeding its return.

Synonyms of tricuspid valve in English

right atrioventricular valve