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Detailed Translations for receptacle from English to Spanish


receptacle [the ~] noun

  1. the receptacle (collecting basin; reservoir)
    el depósito; el recipiente; el tanque

Translation Matrix for receptacle:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
depósito collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir armored car; armoured car; cistern; collecting basin; container; deposit; deposit at; depository; depot; dregs; entrust to; holder; last bit; leave with; lees; lodge with; remnant; repository; reservoir; residuum; rest; saving; sediment; sludge; storage basin; store; storeroom; storing; tank; the last bit; warehouse; water reservoir; water tank
recipiente collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir container; food bowl; holder; repository; reservoir; tank; trough
tanque collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir armored car; armoured car; cistern; collecting basin; repository; reservoir; storage basin; water reservoir; water tank

Related Words for "receptacle":

  • receptacles

Synonyms for "receptacle":

Related Definitions for "receptacle":

  1. a container that is used to put or keep things in1
  2. an electrical (or electronic) fitting that is connected to a source of power and equipped to receive an insert1
  3. enlarged tip of a stem that bears the floral parts1

Wiktionary Translations for receptacle:

  1. container
  2. botany: part of flower

Cross Translation:
receptacle recipiente; contenedor; depósito; container BehälterGegenstand mit einem hinreichenden Innenvolumen zum Aufbewahren oder Transportieren fester, flüssiger oder gasförmiger Stoffe
receptacle vasija Gefäßallgemein: ein Behälter, in dem Stoffe verschiedener Beschaffenheit aufbewahrt und transportiert werden können
receptacle tanque; cisterna; aljibe citerneréservoir souterrain ou non, destiné à recevoir et garder l’eau pluviale.
receptacle receptáculo réceptacle — Ce qui recevoir, contenant, récipient.