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convenience receptacle[kən′vēn·yəns ri′sep·tə·kəl]
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
A device which is installed in an outlet box to receive a plug for the supply of electric current to an appliance or portable equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.