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valvula

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noun val·vu·la \ˈval-vyə-lə\

Definition of valvula

plural

valvulae

play \-ˌlē, -ˌlī\
  1. :  a small valve or fold



Origin and Etymology of valvula

New Latin, diminutive of Latin valva


First Known Use: 1615


Medical Dictionary

valvula

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noun val·vu·la \ˈval-vyə-lə\

Medical Definition of valvula

plural

valvulae

\-ˌlē also -ˌlī\play play
  1. :  a small valve or fold




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