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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. receptacle: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. receptacle: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. receptacle: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. receptacle: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. receptacle: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. receptacle: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Receptacle, receptacle: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. receptacle: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Receptacle: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. receptacle: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. receptacle: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. receptacle: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. receptacle: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. receptacle: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. receptacle: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. receptacle: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. receptacle: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Receptacle (botany), Receptacle: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Receptacle: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. receptacle: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. receptacle: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. receptacle: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. receptacle: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. receptacle: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. receptacle: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. receptacle: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. receptacle: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. receptacle: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Receptacle: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. receptacle: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptacle: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptacle: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. receptacle: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. receptacle: On-Line Biology Book: GLOSSARY [home, info]
  3. receptacle: Bryological [home, info]
  4. receptacle: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptacle: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Receptacle: Construction Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (receptacle)

noun:  a container that is used to put or keep things in
noun:  an electrical (or electronic) fitting that is connected to a source of power and equipped to receive an insert
noun:  enlarged tip of a stem that bears the floral parts

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