Translation of valve in Spanish:


válvula, n.

Pronunciation: /valv//vælv/


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    • 1.1Mechanics

      válvula feminine
      inlet/outlet valve válvula de entrada/salida feminine
      • If automatic valves are used, they should be controlled from a central location and be easy to override with manual controls.
      • Multifunctional tools, such as graders, require an electrical outlet and switches on the loader to control hydraulic diverter valves.
      • The patented sensitive microphone detects the noise of a water leak transmitted along pipes, valves, and hydrants and through the ground.
      • Its speed can be influenced by the waste-gate valve, which is controlled by the pressure-driven converter.
      • The pump design accomplishes all fluid control functions while eliminating valves that can clog, fatigue, and fail, causing accuracy drifting and pump failure over time.
      • The pipelines are controlled by computer systems, linked to sensors and automatic valves to manage the speed of flow.
      • The required ingredients are then pumped from their storage areas through a series of valves and pipes that eventually lead to the blend tanks.
      • For example, every fixture must include an isolation valve to allow maintenance personnel to shut down individual fixtures.
      • To remove the clog, close the shutoff valve at the bottom of the radiator and unscrew the air vent.
      • The main tanks were fitted with simultaneously opening dump valves controlled by either pilot.
      • Using them would mean that attachments could be installed without disassembly of the main control valve or draining of hydraulic fluids.
      • Close the water valves and disconnect the water lines just above the valves and the drain piping at the trap.
      • The main type of central heating system is wet - where hot water is circulated through pipes and goes to radiators with valves that control the amount of time it spends there.
      • One of the safety shutoff valves had closed in the coolant system of the third engine.
      • All control valves are located on the left side of the machine for convenience.
      • If you choose to have a fountain in your water garden, place the control valve from the fountain assembly onto the top outlet of the pump.
      • The system is regulated by a height control valve which allows fluid to move between spheres to keep the car level.
      • Such valves allow the intake of air but not the outflow.
      • On offer is a 3 litre petrol engine V6 with four valves per cylinder.
      • If the burner doesn't ignite quickly, shut off the valves, leave the lid open and allow the grill to air out for several minutes before you try to light it again.

    • 1.2(on tire)

      válvula feminine

    • 1.3(on musical instrument)

      pistón masculine
      • The later introduction of valves extended the versatility of brass instruments to cover the full chromatic scale.
      • The soloists played on natural horns, instruments that have no valves and are not as powerful as their modern descendants.
      • For trumpeters the left hand acts merely as a clamp holding the instrument whilst the three valves are operated by fingers of the right hand.

    • 1.4Anatomy

      válvula feminine
      • During pregnancy, hormones relax the muscles in your digestive tract, including the valve in the esophagus.
      • If the heart valves can't open and close correctly, blood can't flow smoothly.
      • Veins become varicose when valves in the veins closest to the skin's surface don't function correctly.
      • The condition results from problems with valves in the veins of the leg.
      • When crocodiles are completely submerged, the ears and nostrils are closed by valves, and the eyes covered by membranes.

  • 2British

    válvula feminine
    lámpara feminine
  • 3

    (of shellfish)
    valva feminine