angle globe valve

angle globe valve

[¦aŋ·gəl ¦glōb ¦valv]
(engineering)
A globe valve having an angular configuration that permits it to be fitted at bends in pipework.

angle globe valve

A type of globe valve intended for use at a point in a water distribution system where the piping changes direction by 90°; saves the cost of an extra elbow and provides an additional point of control of water flow.