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English definition of “mixer tap”

mixer tap

noun [C] uk   UK (US mixer faucet) us  
a device for controlling the flow of water, so that hot and cold water come out of the same pipe, but the flow of each is controlled separately so that the temperature of the water coming out can be changedPlumbing and pipes and sewage
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