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sprinklered

[spring-klerd] /ˈsprɪŋ klərd/
adjective
1.
having or protected by a sprinkler system.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; sprinkler + -ed3
Related forms
unsprinklered, adjective

sprinkler

[spring-kler] /ˈsprɪŋ klər/
noun
1.
any of various devices for sprinkling, as a watering pot, a container of water with a perforated top used to sprinkle clothes before ironing, or especially a perforated ring or small stand with a revolving nozzle to which a hose is attached for watering a lawn with a fine, even spray.
2.
a person who sprinkles.
verb (used with object)
3.
to provide (a warehouse, school, office building, etc.) with a sprinkler system.
Origin
1525-35; sprinkle + -er1
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Examples from the web for sprinklered
  • There have been no fire deaths in sprinklered homes, while thousands die each year in unsprinklered home fires.
  • The building is required to be fully sprinklered and have the fire resistive ratings as indicated.
  • The space between the plaster ceiling and the roof deck should be fully sprinklered.
  • Areas of refuge for persons with impaired mobility will not be required in sprinklered buildings.
  • If a building is fully sprinklered, you must have both smoke and heat detectors.
  • Statistics demonstrate that there has never been any multiple loss of life in a fully sprinklered building.
  • The results from the experiments comparing the sprinklered and non-sprinklered day room are presented.
  • In a sprinklered building, where the entire building is sprinklered, the new code allows corridor walls to be non-fire rated.
British Dictionary definitions for sprinklered

sprinkler

/ˈsprɪŋklə/
noun
1.
a device perforated with small holes that is attached to a garden hose or watering can and used to spray plants, lawns, etc, with water
2.
a person or thing that sprinkles
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Word Origin and History for sprinklered

sprinkler

n.

1530s, agent noun from sprinkle (v.).

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