wall socket

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Noun1.wall socket - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical deviceswall socket - 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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All models feature a high-frequency motor-in-head poker and built-in frequency converter (60 to 220 Hz), which allows them to be plugged directly into a standard 115 V wall socket.
The automaker has taken this step in an effort to broaden the appeal of the technology, with the first publicly available battery that can be charged both with hydrogen and at a wall socket.
Flash Pack addresses a very important issue when it comes to charging devices directly from a wall socket or from power packs - the amount of time consumed.
It plugs into any 220 volt wall socket, and being a trickle charger, only uses 1.
Fire broke out in a wall socket and spread to a dishwasher in the home on Coulby Manor Farm, in Coulby Newham, causing slight re damage to the kitchen and light smoke damage to the downstairs of the house.
This Wi-Fi extender is designed to be a small form factor meaning that it can be discreetly plugged into any wall socket and this convenient placement allows one to increase the signal coverage of Wi-Fi network.
uk Almost any home can benefit from one of these devic- devic es; an unobtrusive unit that simply plugs into a standard wall socket and helps establish a stronger signal.
Coil up any such wires or tape them close to a wall and try to organise your appliances so that they are close to a wall socket.
The included micro-USB cable allows you to recharge the battery from your computer, wall socket, or vehicle's USB port.
The car is charged at home from either a standard wall socket or, more quickly, via a wall-mounted charger.
There are also fold-out prongs for plugging it into a wall socket and a clip at the back for clipping it to belt's, pockets, or bag straps.
To unlink smart technology from the wall socket, the team had to rethink what materials are best suited for use in a flexible, rechargeable battery that's also inexpensive.