Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of receptacle.

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Examples

  • If patrons wish to tip entertainers, tips shall be placed in receptacles which shall be located at least six feet from the entertainer and performing areas.

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  • The coin receptacles were smashed and the money had been removed.

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  • She used a word for receptacles that could be applied to pisspots and shit jars and drains, or anything that received wastes.

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  • An Act penalizing the fraudulent operation of slot machines, coin-box telephones and other coin receptacles, AND THE MANUFACTURE AND SALE OF DEVICES INTENDED TO BE USED IN SUCH OPERATION.

    Acts and resolves passed by the General Court

  • 75A and 75B added, 1932, 11 (penalizing the fraudulent opera - tion of slot machines, coin-box telephones and other coin receptacles, and the manufacture and sale of devices intended to be used in such operation).

    Acts and resolves passed by the General Court

  • 75A and 75B added, 1932, 11 (penalizing the fraudulent opera - tion of slot machines, coin-box telephones and other coin receptacles, and the manufacture and sale of devices intended to be used in such opera - tion); revised, 1954, 145.

    Acts and resolves passed by the General Court

  • Instead of labeling the receptacles A, C, T, and G, Rothberg had bizarrely chosen four symbols:39

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  • On pickup days we placed each form of trash in its separate receptacle and put the receptacles, from the Latin verb that means receive again, out on the sidewalk in front of the house.

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  • [1] By the 1850s the American Colonization Society officials were sending prefabricated houses, called receptacles, for newly arrived emigrants.

    Liberian Letters: William Douglass to Dr. James H. Minor 1857 February 5

  • Aha: What we have here, gentlemen, is an UNSUB well versed in the coin receptacles of multiple automotive makes and models.

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