Origin of valvular
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Valvular: when two parts join so as to form a valve between them.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
The valvular structure of the auricles was congested and granular.An Investigation into the Nature of Black Phthisis
"He had no valvular trouble of the heart," said the doctor, who was continuing his examination.A Chain of Evidence
The valvular action has nothing at all to do with the flight.The Library of Work and Play: Mechanics, Indoors and Out
Fred T. Hodgson
Palpitation, enlargement, and valvular disease of the heart result from excessive or injudicious exercise.
- of, relating to, operated by, or having a valve or valves
- having the shape or function of a valve
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- Relating to, having, or operating by means of valves or valvelike parts.
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