Receptacle

Business / Construction / Receptacle: An electrical outlet. A typical household will have many 120 volt receptacles for plugging in lams and appliances and 240 volt receptacles for the range, clothes dryer, air conditioners, etc.

Other Words for Receptacle

Receptacle Verb Synonyms: container, holder, repository, box, tin, can, case, casket, chest, reliquary, vessel, bag, basket
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Hot-Shoe Receptacle

Technology / Digital Cameras / Hot-Shoe Receptacle: A fixture allowing the use of an extermal flash. MORE

Automatic Filter-Drip Coffee Makers

Life Style / Coffee / Automatic Filter-Drip Coffee Makers: Coffee brewers that automatically heat and measure water into a filter and filter receptacle containing the ground coffee. MORE

French Press

Life Style / Coffee / French Press: Brewing method that separates spent grounds from brewed coffee by pressing them to the bottom of the brewing receptacle with a mesh plunger. MORE

Plunger Pot

Life Style / Coffee / Plunger Pot: Brewing method that separates spent grounds from brewed coffee by pressing them to the bottom of the brewing receptacle with a mesh plunger. MORE

Spermathecae

Science / Spiders / Spermathecae: The vessels or receptacles in the epigyna of female spiders that store the spermatozoa of the males. MORE

Sperm Induction

Science / Spiders / Sperm Induction: The process of transferring the spermatozoa from the genital orifice beneath the base of the abdomen into the receptacle in the male palpus. MORE

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