plumbing fixture


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Noun1.plumbing fixture - a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a buildingplumbing fixture - a fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building
fixture - an object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household)
fount, fountain - a plumbing fixture that provides a flow of water
plumbing, plumbing system - utility consisting of the pipes and fixtures for the distribution of water or gas in a building and for the disposal of sewage
shower - a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you; "they installed a shower in the bathroom"
sink - plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe
commode, crapper, potty, pot, throne, toilet, stool, can - a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
urinal - a plumbing fixture (usually attached to the wall) used by men to urinate
hydrant, water faucet, water tap, tap - a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
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Before 1992, plumbing fixtures consumed at least three times the amount consumed by current fixtures (see Comparison of Plumbing Fixture Water-Flow Rates on the opposite page).
Kohler is one of six major plumbing fixture companies currently doing business in our general area.
of Grand Rapids, MI, were among 16 companies awarded MASTAR Awards by Masco Corp., a Leader in kitchen and bath cabinets and plumbing fixture products based in Taylor, MI.
Most often installed in PEX plumbing systems, the Manabloc services each plumbing fixture in the installation with a dedicated, independently controlled water line.
The plumbing fixture company agreed to settle a Labor Department lawsuit accusing Kohler of gender discrimination for a policy that required workers to be at least 5 feet 4 inches tall.
One attempt at legislation is a July 1989 amendment to the New York State Plumbing Fixture Law of 1980 which requires that all buildings constructed or renovated after 1992 be provided with water-efficient fixtures.
Melia III, vice chairman of the Board of Selectmen, passed around a photo of a plumbing fixture that had turned red in recent weeks.
Through 2010, the South and West regions are expected to lead gains in plumbing fixture and fitting demand in the US.
Each type of plumbing fixture can do its part in saving water and/or energy--and money.
Plumbing fixture shipments are expected to approach $4.5 billion in 2004 on annual increases of 3.5 percent.
Plumbing fixture shipments are projected to rise over 4 percent per annum through 2002 to $4 billion.

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