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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of brass instruments) having a mechanism for use in regulating air movement through the instrument.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : a valved trumpet
  • Polly valved water into the hot motors, and the ship roared.
  • It has been superseded by the development of the valved tubas.
  • FRUIT: Two-valved, conical, dehiscing to release cottony winged seeds. for more
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