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Synonyms and Antonyms of valve

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valve

hypernym (valve IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it (noun.body)
    a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing (noun.body)
     
  • control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid (noun.artifact)
    a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine (noun.artifact)
     
  • device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone (noun.artifact)
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • one of the paired hinged shells of certain molluscs and of brachiopods (noun.animal)
    the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod (noun.animal)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF valve relation)

  • a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it (noun.body)
    a valve to control one-way flow of blood (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a small valve (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    valve between the ileum of the small intestine and the cecum of the large intestine; prevents material from flowing back from the large to the small i more.. (noun.body)
     
  • control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid (noun.artifact)
    a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any valve that checks flow by the seating of a ball (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a valve in a carburetor that consists of a disc that turns and acts as a throttle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a valve that controls the flow of air into the carburetor of a gasoline engine (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a valve through which burned gases from a cylinder escape into the exhaust manifold (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a valve that controls the flow of fluid through an intake (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a mushroom-shaped valve that rises perpendicularly from its seat; commonly used in internal-combustion engines (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    valve that opens and closes a passageway by sliding over a port (noun.artifact)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.artifact)
    control consisting of a wheel whose rim serves as the handle by which a part is operated (noun.artifact)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it (noun.body)
    the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body (noun.body)
     
  • device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone (noun.artifact)
    a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece (noun.artifact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from valve)

  • control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid (noun.artifact)
    a small valve (noun.body)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    relating to or operating by means of valves (adj.pert)
     
  • device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone (noun.artifact)
    a small valve (noun.body)
     
hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym derivation shell control controller device anatomical structure bodily structure accelerator throttle ball valve butterfly valve choke clack handwheel brass brass instrument heart pump valvelet valvula valvule valvular

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