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“faucet” in British English

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faucetnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɔː.sɪt/ us /ˈfɑː.sət/ US UK tap

B1 a device that controls the flow of liquid, especially water, from a pipe:

the hot/cold faucet
Turn the faucet on/off.

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

“faucet” in American English

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faucetnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɔ·sɪt, ˈfɑs·ət/ also tap

a device that controls the flow of liquid, esp. water, out of a pipe:

We have a leaky faucet in the bathroom sink.

(Definition of “faucet” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)