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globe valve

a valve with a globular body, closed by a disk seating on an opening in an internal wall.
Origin of globe valve
1870-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The globe valve was of a conventional design and had no special packing.
  • These lines have a globe valve and a flow meter which restricts the flow.
  • Use ball, gate, or globe valve if specific type valve is not indicated.
  • The water flow rate was adjusted by throttling the pump with a globe valve.

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