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valvate

val·vate

valvate

pronunciation:
vael veIt
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a valve, valves, or valvelike parts.
definition 2: in botany, meeting without overlapping, as the petals of some flowers, or opening with a valve, as a pea pod.