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faucet

noun [C]     /ˈfɔːsɪt/ US ( mainly UK tap)
an object at the end of a pipe that you turn to control the flow of water Plumbing and pipes and sewage
Translations of “faucet”
in Arabic صُنبور…
in Korean 꼭지…
in Malaysian kepala paip…
in Turkish musluk…
in Italian rubinetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) (水)龍頭,閥門…
in Russian водопроводный кран…
in Polish kran…
in Vietnamese vòi…
in Spanish grifo…
in Portuguese torneira…
in Thai ก๊อกน้ำ…
in Catalan aixeta…
in Japanese 蛇口…
in Indonesian keran air…
in Chinese (Simplified) (水)龙头,阀门…
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