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Definition of turncock

What is the definition of "turncock"?
  • noun
  • 1. A tap / faucet that regulates the flow of a fluid


Use "turncock" in a sentence
  • "Antipa Vologonov sets out a squat samovar that is dinted of side, and plated with green oxide on handle, turncock, and spout."

    "It usually runs into a cistern, until the water-rates get into arrear, when the supply ceases through the intervention of a turncock."

    "Vologonov sets out a squat samovar that is dinted of side, and plated with green oxide on handle, turncock, and spout."

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