outlet box


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outlet box

[′au̇t‚let ‚bäks]
(electricity)
A box at which lines in an electric wiring system terminate, so that electric appliances or fixtures may be connected.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

outlet box

outlet box
In an electric wiring system, a metal box at an outlet which encloses one or more receptacles.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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