Synonyms

1. valve-in-head_engine

noun. internal-combustion engine having both inlet and exhaust valves located in the cylinder head.

Synonyms

  • internal-combustion engine

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Words that Rhyme with Aortic Valve

Example sentences of the word aortic-valve


1. Noun Phrase
The blood is then pumped out through the aortic valve after passing through the left ventricle of the heart.

2. Noun Phrase
The aortic valve controls flow from the lower left heart chamber into aorta, the body's largest artery.

3. Noun Phrase
These are called the pulmonary valve and aortic valve, respectively, and are known as the semilunar valves.

4. Noun Phrase
Boxers are prone to the hereditary heart disease aortic stenosis, meaning an obstruction underneath the aortic valve.

2. aortic

adjective. ['eɪˈɔrtɪk'] of or relating to the aorta.

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • aorta (English)
  • ἀορτή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. valve

noun. ['ˈvælv'] a structure in a hollow organ (like the heart) with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it.

Synonyms

  • valvula
  • pump
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • valvule
  • body structure
  • heart valve
  • cardiac valve
  • ileocecal valve
  • ticker
  • bodily structure
  • heart
  • valvelet

Antonyms

  • survive
  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • free

Etymology

  • valva (Latin)

4. valve

noun. ['ˈvælv'] device in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone.

Synonyms

  • device
  • brass instrument

Antonyms

  • lend oneself
  • arrive
  • confront

Etymology

  • valva (Latin)

5. valve

noun. ['ˈvælv'] the entire one-piece shell of a snail and certain other molluscs.

Antonyms

  • unrestraint

Etymology

  • valva (Latin)

6. valve

noun. ['ˈvælv'] control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid.

Synonyms

  • relief valve
  • control
  • poppet
  • safety valve
  • escape valve
  • butterfly valve
  • clack
  • intake valve
  • throttle
  • exhaust valve
  • accelerator
  • slide valve
  • ball valve
  • escape cock
  • controller
  • clack valve
  • handwheel
  • escape
  • choke
  • throttle valve
  • clapper valve

Antonyms

  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness
  • deprive
  • inhibitor

Etymology

  • valva (Latin)

7. valve

noun. ['ˈvælv'] one of the paired hinged shells of certain molluscs and of brachiopods.

Antonyms

  • derestrict

Etymology

  • valva (Latin)
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