Definition of Receptacle

Receptacle n. means: That which serves, or is used, for receiving and containing something, as a basket, a vase, a bag, a reservoir; a repository.

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Receptacle n. means: That which serves, or is used, for receiving and containing something, as a basket, a vase, a bag, a reservoir; a repository.

Meaning of Receptacle

Receptacle (n.) means: That which serves, or is used, for receiving and containing something, as a basket, a vase, a bag, a reservoir; a repository.

More meanings / definitions of Receptacle or words, sentences containing Receptacle?

Continent (a.): That which contains anything; a receptacle.

Receptory (n.): Receptacle.

Clothespress (n.): A receptacle for clothes.

Nestling (n.): A nest; a receptacle.

Poorbox (n.): A receptacle in which money given for the poor is placed.

Polyphore (n.): A receptacle which bears many ovaries.

Thalamus (n.): The receptacle of a flower; a torus.

Audit (a.): A general receptacle or receiver.

Hierotheca (n.): A receptacle for sacred objects.

Niere (n.): A receptacle for rags or shreds.

Receptacle (n.): An intercellular cavity containing oil or resin or other matters.

Epiclinal (a.): Situated on the receptacle or disk of a flower.

Conceptacle (n.): That in which anything is contained; a vessel; a receiver or receptacle.

Box (n.): A receptacle or case of any firm material and of various shapes.

Spout (v. t.): A trough for conducting grain, flour, etc., into a receptacle.

Disk (n.): A part of the receptacle enlarged or expanded under, or around, or even on top of, the pistil.

Box (n.): A chest or any receptacle for the deposit of money; as, a poor box; a contribution box.

Torus (n.): The receptacle, or part of the flower on which the carpels stand.

Clinanthium (n.): The receptacle of the flowers in a composite plant; -- also called clinium.

Sporangiophore (n.): The axis or receptacle in certain ferns (as Trichomanes), which bears the sporangia.

Tank (n.): A large basin or cistern; an artificial receptacle for liquids.

Periclinium (n.): The involucre which surrounds the common receptacle in composite flowers.

Receptacle (n.): That which serves, or is used, for receiving and containing something, as a basket, a vase, a bag, a reservoir; a repository.

Ditch (n.): Any long, narrow receptacle for water on the surface of the earth.

Gynobase (n.): A dilated base or receptacle, supporting a multilocular ovary.

Receptacle (n.): A special branch which bears the fructification in many cryptogamous plants.

Foveolate (a.): Having small pits or depression, as the receptacle in some composite flowers.

Wastebasket (n.): A basket used in offices, libraries, etc., as a receptacle for waste paper.

Magazine (n.): A receptacle in which anything is stored, especially military stores, as ammunition, arms, provisions, etc.

Bath (n.): A receptacle or place where persons may immerse or wash their bodies in water.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Receptacle

Meaning of Power Point

Power Point means: An electrical outlet or receptacle

Meaning of spunk dustbin

spunk dustbin means: Noun. Vagina. As viewed as a receptacle for semen.

Meaning of Thirteen Amp

Thirteen Amp means: Tramp (hobo). Look at that bunch of thirteen amps over there. thirteen amps is the standard electrical receptacle in Britain

Meaning of Continent

Continent means: That which contains anything; a receptacle.

Meaning of Receptory

Receptory means: Receptacle.

Meaning of Clothespress

Clothespress means: A receptacle for clothes.

Meaning of Nestling

Nestling means: A nest; a receptacle.

Meaning of Poorbox

Poorbox means: A receptacle in which money given for the poor is placed.

Meaning of Polyphore

Polyphore means: A receptacle which bears many ovaries.

Meaning of Thalamus

Thalamus means: The receptacle of a flower; a torus.

Meaning of Audit

Audit means: A general receptacle or receiver.

Meaning of Hierotheca

Hierotheca means: A receptacle for sacred objects.

Meaning of niere

niere means: A receptacle for rags or shreds.

Meaning of Receptacle

Receptacle means: An intercellular cavity containing oil or resin or other matters.

Meaning of Epiclinal

Epiclinal means: Situated on the receptacle or disk of a flower.

Meaning of Conceptacle

Conceptacle means: That in which anything is contained; a vessel; a receiver or receptacle.

Meaning of Box

Box means: A receptacle or case of any firm material and of various shapes.

Meaning of Spout

Spout means: A trough for conducting grain, flour, etc., into a receptacle.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Colubrine

Colubrine means: like or related to snakes of the genus Coluber.

Meaning of Distemper

Distemper means: Morbid temper of the mind; undue predominance of a passion or appetite; mental derangement; bad temper; ill humor.

Meaning of Feathery

Feathery means: Pertaining to, or resembling, feathers; covered with, or as with, feathers; as, feathery spray or snow.

Meaning of Helianthoidea

Helianthoidea means: An order of Anthozoa; the Actinaria.

Meaning of Shake

Shake means: To give a tremulous tone to; to trill; as, to shake a note in music.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of cherry

cherry means: Noun. Virginity as in to lose one's cherry. Previously applied to the hymen but now the term is used by both sexes. One is also able to lose one's anal cherry. Cf. 'pop someone's cherry'.

Meaning of craven

craven means: Adj. Greedy. [Orig W.I./Black use]

Meaning of zits

zits means: pimples, acne

Meaning of AISE

AISE means: As I Said Earlier

Meaning of Yooper

Yooper means: someone from U.P.

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