floor receptacle

floor receptacle

floor receptacle
In an electric circuit, a receptacle which is mounted in an outlet box, set flush with the floor.
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The tubes allow tenants to drop recyclable waste like paper into a ground or basement floor receptacle, saving the energy that a freight elevator would use to pick up the waste floor by floor.