Val


Biochemistry. valine.

Val

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[val]

noun

Val

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[val]

noun

a male given name, form of Valentine.
a female given name, form of Valerie.

val.

ad val.

ad valorem.
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Contemporary Examples of val

Historical Examples of val

  • She could never give herself to any one or anything with the same vigor as Val.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • Val went down grumbling and wondering what sort of a girl was his sister.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • I've been laying down the law to Val, Belle; we must not be present at the funeral.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • "We were fools," they said in chorus, as Val entered, his eyes red from weeping.

    Melomaniacs

    James Huneker

  • Val, (continued he) you must go with us, to secure me against the Jealousy of my Wife.


British Dictionary definitions for val

ad val.

abbreviation for

ad valorem
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val in Medicine

Val

abbr.

valine
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