orifice

an opening of a measured diameter that is used for measuring the flow of fluid through a pipe, the orifice must be of smaller diameter than the pipe diameter. It is drilled into an orifice plate held by an orifice fitting.

Orifice

An orifice is any opening, mouth, hole or vent, as of a pipe, plate, or a body. ...
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orifice

(or´ĭ-fis) the entrance or outlet of any body cavity. any opening or meatus. adj., orific´ial., adj.
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orifice

(or;u1-fis) An opening into a body cavity or tube.
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orifice

[n] - an aperture or hole opening into a bodily cavity
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Orifice

• (n.) A mouth or aperture, as of a tube, pipe, etc.; an opening; as, the orifice of an artery or vein; the orifice of a wound.
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orifice

opening noun an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity; `the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart`
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Orifice

Or'i·fice noun [ French, from Latin orificium ; os , oris , a mouth + facere to make. See Oral , and Fact .] A mouth or aperture, as of a tube, pipe, etc.; an opening; as, the orifice of an artery or vein; the orifice of a wound. Shak....
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orifice

an opening or aperture such as that of a cup shaped receptacle or the summit of a leaf sheath in grasses and sedges
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Orifice

An opening, as a vent, mouth, or hole through which something may pass.
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orifice

an opening, especially one that opens into a bodily cavity
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orifice

an opening, especially one that opens into a bodily cavity
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orifice

An opening. The mouth for example is an orifice. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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orifice

Latin orificium = opening.
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orifice

orifice 1. An aperture, or hole, opening into a bodily cavity. 2. The entrance, or outlet, of any body cavity. 3. An opening, especially the mouth, anus, vagina, or other opening into a cavity or passage in the body.
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Orifice

Orifice: An opening. The mouth for example is an orifice.
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orifice

The dorsal opening of the shell in barnacles.
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Orifice

the mouth of a cavity
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Orifice

the mouth of a cavity
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orifice

Type: Term Pronunciation: or′i-fis Definitions: 1. Any aperture or opening. Synonyms: orificium
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