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Detailed Translations for receptacle from English to French


receptacle [the ~] noun

  1. the receptacle (collecting basin; reservoir)
    le récipient; le bassin; le réservoir

Translation Matrix for receptacle:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bassin collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir basin; bowl; collecting basin; container; coxa; hip joint; holder; melting-pan; reservoir; socket; storage basin; subsidence; tank; wash-hand basin; water-basin
récipient collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir feed box; feeding-trough; food bowl; food-trough; repository; reservoir; trough
réservoir collecting basin; receptacle; reservoir cistern; collecting basin; container; holder; repository; reservoir; storage basin; storage tank; tank; 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:

Cross Translation:
receptacle contenant; bac; récipient; réservoir BehälterGegenstand mit einem hinreichenden Innenvolumen zum Aufbewahren oder Transportieren fester, flüssiger oder gasförmiger Stoffe
receptacle récipient; contenant Gefäßallgemein: ein Behälter, in dem Stoffe verschiedener Beschaffenheit aufbewahrt und transportiert werden können