Meaning of “ballcock” in the English Dictionary

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"ballcock" in British English

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ballcocknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɔːl.kɒk/ us /ˈbɑːl.kɑːk/

a device in a water tank that controls the level of water, consisting of a floating ball attached to a rod

(Definition of “ballcock” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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