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Shunt valve
Part of Speech: noun
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1. A valve permitting a fluid under pressure an easier avenue of escape than normally; specif., a valve, actuated by the governor, used in one system of marine- engine governing to connect both ends of the low- pressure cylinder as a supplementary control.
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