Synonyms for butterfly valve |

Synonyms and antonyms for butterfly valve

1. valve (n.)

a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it


2. valve (n.)

device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone


3. butterfly (v.)

talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions


4. butterfly (n.)

a swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down


6. valve (n.)

one of the paired hinged shells of certain molluscs and of brachiopods


8. butterfly (v.)

flutter like a butterfly


9. butterfly (v.)

cut and spread open, as in preparation for cooking

Synonyms: Antonyms:

10. valve (n.)

the entire one-piece shell of a snail and certain other molluscs