angle valve

noun

Definition of angle valve

: a valve with intake and exit ports at right angles

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First Known Use of angle valve

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Angle valve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angle%20valve. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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