BPV

(redirected from Backflow prevention valve)
AcronymDefinition
BPVBlood Pressure Variability
BPVBit Pointer Value
BPVby-Pass Valve
BPVBusiness Purpose Vehicle
BPVBypass Valve (hydraulics)
BPVBenign Positional Vertigo
BPVBanca Popolare di Verona (Italian Bank)
BPVBack Pack Vacuum (various companies)
BPVBoiler and Pressure Vessel (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
BPVBipolar Violation
BPVBullet Proof Vest
BPVBasis Point Value
BPVBreed Platform Verzekerden (Dutch: Broad Platform Insured)
BPVBovine Papilloma Virus
BPVBadminton Point Vienna (club; Vienna, Austria)
BPVBuilding Public Value (British Broadcasting Corporation; UK)
BPVBack Pressure Valve (oil and gas industry)
BPVBrake Proportioning Valve
BPVBupivacaine
BPVBullet Piercing Valve (ice maker installation)
BPVBusiness Process View
BPVBonnes Pratiques Vétérinaires (French: Good Veterinary Practices)
BPVBipropellant Valve
BPVBundesamt für Privat Versicherungen (Bern, Switzerland)
BPVBattle Planning and Visualization
BPVBackflow Prevention Valve
BPVBadminton du Pays Voironnais (French badminton club)
BPVBiologie et Pharmacologie du Vieillissement (French: Biology and Pharmacology of Aging)
BPVBleeding per Vagina
References in periodicals archive ?
CAUTION Failure to properly install a backflow prevention valve when connecting an irrigation system to a potable water supply may lead to contamination of the water supply.
Backflow prevention valves are used to protect public potable water supplies from contamination caused by cross-connections to sources of hazardous contamination.