receptacle

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fruit consisting of many individual small fruits or drupes derived from separate ovaries within a common receptacle: e.g. blackberry; raspberry; pineapple aggregate fruit , multiple fruit , syncarp
ascocarp having the spore-bearing layer of cells (the hymenium) on a broad disklike receptacle ascoma
receptacle fitted beneath the grate in which ashes collect and are removed ash-pan
receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettes ashtray
man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees beehive , hive
bramble with sweet edible black or dark purple berries that usually do not separate from the receptacle blackberry , blackberry bush
receptacle or case, usu. with a lid box
receptacle for cat excrement cat box
enclosure or receptacle for odds and ends catchall
receptacle for urination or defecation in the bedroom chamberpot , potty , thunder mug
water receptacle, esp. for rain cistern
part of a slot machine that serves as a receptacle for the coins coin box
shallow receptacle for collection in church collection plate , plate
cargo, large reusable receptacle for container
cone-shaped receptacle cornucopia
covering consisting of a plate used to cover over or close in a chamber or receptacle cover plate
spit receptacle cuspidor
receptacle for spit (usually in a public place) cuspidor , spittoon
short-handled receptacle into which dust can be swept dustpan
receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices electrical outlet , electric outlet , electric receptacle , outlet , wall plug , wall socket
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