What does orifice mean?

Definitions for orificeˈɔr ə fɪs, ˈɒr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. orifice, opening, porta(noun)

    an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity

    "the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"


  1. orifice(Noun)

    A mouth or aperture, as of a tube, pipe, etc.; an opening; as,

  2. Origin: Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin orificium, compound of os + facere

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Orifice

    or′i-fis, n. something made like a mouth or opening. [Fr.,—L. orificiumos, oris, mouth, facĕre, to make.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orifice in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orifice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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