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receptacle

re·cep·ta·cle

receptacle

 
 
pronunciation:
rih sep t kl
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a container for receiving and storing something.
synonyms:
container, outlet, terminal, vessel
similar words:
case, depository, holder, hopper, pack, package, repository, reservoir, socket
definition 2: an electric outlet, as on a wall, that allows a plug to make contact with the power supply.
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