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There are 6 meanings of the word Valve.

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Valve - as a noun

A structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it

Hypernyms (Closely Related)
anatomical structurebodily structurebody structurecomplex body partstructure11
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone

The entire one-piece shell of a snail and certain other molluscs

One of the paired hinged shells of certain molluscs and of brachiopods

Valve - as a verb

To control (flow) by means of a valve.

Example Sentences

"I need to replace the valve on my bicycle tire."
"The plumber fixed the leaky valve in the bathroom."
"The heart has four valves that control the blood flow."
"He released the valve to let the steam escape."
"The air valve on the tire was slightly open, causing a decrease in pressure."
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Word Game Points

Is VALVE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, valve is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

VALVE has a SCRABBLE points total of 11.

Is VALVE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, valve is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
VALVE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 14.

Is VALVE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, valve is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
VALVE has a WORDFEUD points total of 11.

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