Definition of Valvula

1. Noun. A small valve.

Exact synonyms: Valvelet, Valvule
Generic synonyms: Valve
Derivative terms: Valve, Valve, Valve



Definition of Valvula

1. n. A little valve or fold; a valvelet; a valvule.

2. n. A little valve or fold; a valvelet; a valvule.

Definition of Valvula

1. Noun. (medicine) A small valve ¹

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Definition of Valvula

1. valvule [n -LAE] - See also: valvule

Medical Definition of Valvula

1. A small valve, once used in official nomenclature as a general term to designate a valve, such as in the heart, but in NA restricted to designation of a cusp of the aortic valve of the valve of the pulmonary trunk or the valves of the anus, foramen ovale, navicular fossa, coronary sinus, inferior vena cava or of the lymphatic vessels and veins. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Valvula

valved
valveless
valvelet
valvelets
valvelike
valves
valvetrain
valvetrains
valviform
valving
valvopathy
valvoplasties
valvoplasty
valvotomy
valvotomy knife
valvula (current term)
valvula bicuspidalis
valvula foraminis ovalis
valvula fossae navicularis
valvula lymphatica
valvula processus vermiformis
valvula pylori
valvula semilunaris
valvula semilunaris anterior valvae trunci pulmonalis
valvula semilunaris dextra valvae aortae
valvula semilunaris dextra valvae trunci pulmonalis
valvula semilunaris posterior valvae aortae
valvula semilunaris sinistra valvae aortae
valvula semilunaris sinistra valvae trunci pulmonalis
valvula semilunaris tarini

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