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electric outlet

[i¦lek·trik ′au̇t‚let]
(electricity)

outlet

1. In an electric wiring system, a point at which current is taken to supply appliances, portable equipment, etc.
2. In a gas pipe system, a threaded connection or bolted flange to which a gas-burning appliance may be attached; according to code, the outlet must be located in the room or space where the appliance is, or may be, installed.
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The Electric Outlet gets the majority of its business from city and county agencies, local factories and contractors, while the hardware store's plumbing sales are an even mix of homeowner and professional sales.
A table, some chairs, clean running water, an electric outlet, and, in the best scenario, a refrigerator for storage of the milk.
For example, when plugged into an electric outlet, they will run at top speed, but when on battery power, they will drop to a lower, more efficient speed.
It runs on nickel-cadmium batteries that can travel 850-63 miles on a single charge, which takes around six to eight hours by plugging into any standard electric outlet.
"We even gave them an electric outlet for their equipment."
Just don't get caught far from an electric outlet; and have plenty of time to spare when you get there.
And refueling is no problem; it simply means a visit to a gas pump and an electric outlet. Still, engineers must surmount many technical challenges before HEVs can find their way into the average garage.
Plug-in units must be located in the vicinity of an electric outlet where they will not be unplugged; and they should not get their power from a distant plug by means of an extension cord.
Give your wreaths a boost by adding battery-operated micro-LED lights that do not require a nearby electric outlet. Such tiny lights allow for creative decorations that can be mounted on any wall, thereby conserving floor or tabletop space.
There was only a metal cot with a mattress-which Pimentel said Marcos could replace with her own bed-a table with monobloc chairs and an electric outlet in the room.
Typically, as long as these products have sufficient charge or there is an electric outlet in the vicinity of wherever a person is, this is not an issue.