What does valvate mean?

Definitions for valvateˈvæl veɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word valvate.


  1. valvate(Adjective)

    Having valves (that open and close)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valvate(adj)

    resembling, or serving as, a valve; consisting of, or opening by, a valve or valves; valvular

  2. Valvate(adj)

    meeting at the edges without overlapping; -- said of the sepals or the petals of flowers in aestivation, and of leaves in vernation

  3. Valvate(adj)

    opening as if by doors or valves, as most kinds of capsules and some anthers

  4. Origin: [L. valvatus having folding doors.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valvate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valvate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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