electric receptacle


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Noun1.electric receptacle - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical deviceselectric receptacle - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices
power point, point - a wall socket
receptacle - an electrical (or electronic) fitting that is connected to a source of power and equipped to receive an insert
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Installation consists of a garden hose water supply and a 115-volt electric receptacle.
The work on the lighting, heating and electric receptacles and panels, and on transit cases for the shelters, will be subcontracted by HDT Expeditionary Systems Ltd.
will provide: * 50 Aggreko TwinPack and GHP2 ultra-quiet generators that will produce enough electricity to power 25,000 homes; * Flame-free electric heaters for the Inaugural stage and several large tents for dignitaries and security checkpoints; * More than 1,400 individual 20 amp, 120 volt electric receptacles for television and lighting equipment that will be installed by a crew of 20 Aggreko technicians over a seven-day period; * 40 miles of electrical cable, more than the distance from Washington, D.