General English

General Science

  • noun the plant part that carries the reproductive organs in lower plants such as mosses and liverworts


  • noun the top part of a flower stalk that supports the flower.



  • A power line termination whose socket serves to supply electric power to devices or equipment whose plug is inserted into it. Receptacles are usually mounted in a wall, although they may be found elsewhere, such as a floor, or in the back of another electrical device, such as an amplifier, Also called convenience outlet, outlet, electrical outlet, power outlet, or power receptacle.