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Definition of Faucet


  1. A fixture for drawing a liquid, as water, molasses, oil, etc., from a pipe, cask, or other vessel, in such quantities as may be desired; -- called also tap, and cock. It consists of a tubular spout, stopped with a movable plug, spigot, valve, or slide.
  2. The enlarged end of a section of pipe which receives the spigot end of the next section.
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Faucet Translations

faucet in Danish is hane
faucet in Dutch is kraan, tap, tapkraan
faucet in Finnish is hana
faucet in French is robinet
faucet in German is Absperrvorrichtung {f}
faucet in Norwegian is tappekran
faucet in Spanish is grifo
faucet in Swedish is kran