electrical outlet

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Noun1.electrical outlet - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical deviceselectrical outlet - 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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The leading alternative to traditional electrical outlet repair allows anyone to replace an outlet cover in less time than it takes to brew a pot of coffee.
The fire's official cause is undetermined, but investigators believe that an appliance plugged into an electrical outlet along with several other items may have shorted out and sparked the blaze.
Building owners, managers and residents will be able to access energy information from any electrical outlet, or even from a remote location.
As the city's Internet service provider, COMTek offers the BPL modem, which plugs into virtually any electrical outlet, free of charge.
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I taught in a large city, so [we] had electricity, including overhead lights and an electrical outlet.
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Simply connect an existing router to TRENDnet's new 85Mbps Powerline Fast Ethernet Bridge and then plug another 85Mbps Powerline Fast Ethernet Bridge into any electrical outlet in the home and enjoy the most demanding data intensive applications.
LivingPlug's decorative faceplates put a playful spin on its tamper-resistant INLET, a three-plug adapter plus USB port that inserts into any standard electrical outlet.
Electrical outlet, female, supersede, bipolar, 2p + t, 15a, for a voltage between 100 and 250vac, with mirror, recessed fitting, with box for x
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The building's existing electrical wiring becomes the backbone of the local area network, which converts virtually every electrical outlet into a high-speed data port, without the costly installation of additional wiring or major disruption of business activity.

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