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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. valve: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. valve: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. valve: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. valve: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. valve: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. valve: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Valve, valve: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. valve: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Valve, Valve, Valve, Valve: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. valve: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. valve: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. valve: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. valve: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. valve: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. valve: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. valve: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. valve: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. valve: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. VALVe, Valve (company), Valve (developer), Valve (disambiguation), Valve (mollusc), Valve: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. Valve: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. valve: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. valve: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. valve: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. valve: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. valve: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. Valve: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  27. valve: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. valve: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. valve: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. valve: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. valve: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. VALVE: Band Terms [home, info]
  2. Valve: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. valve: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. valve: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. valve: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. valve: Digestive Diseases Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Valve: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  3. valve: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Valve: Gray's Anatomy (1918) [home, info]
  5. -valve, valve: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. valve: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. valve: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. VALVE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. valve: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. valve: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. valve: Bryological [home, info]
  3. valve: Mussel Glossary [home, info]
  4. valve: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]
  5. Valve: Glossary of Entomology [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Valve: Bicycle Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. Valve: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Valve: Glossary of Landscape Irrigation Terms [home, info]
  3. VALVE: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  4. Valve, Valve, Valve: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  5. Valve: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  6. valve: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  7. VALVE: Space and Electronic Warfare Lexicon [home, info]
  8. valve: Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool [home, info]
  9. Valve: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (valve)

noun:  control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid
noun:  device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone
noun:  a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it

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