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Spanish translation of “receptacle”

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noun /rəˈseptəkl/
(formal) a container of some kind
receptáculo, recipiente
A dustbin is a receptacle for rubbish.
Translations of “receptacle”
in Korean 그릇, 용기…
in Arabic وِعاء, حاوِية…
in Portuguese receptáculo, recipiente…
in French récipient…
in German der Behälter…
in Catalan recipient…
in Japanese 容器…
in Italian recipiente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 容器, 貯存器, 儲藏器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 容器, 贮存器, 储藏器…
(Definition of receptacle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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