Faucet definitions

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The definition of a faucet is a device that controls the flow of liquid.

An example of a faucet is where the water flows into a sink.

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A device for regulating the flow of a liquid from a reservoir such as a pipe or drum.
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A device with a hand-operated valve for regulating the flow of a liquid from a pipe, barrel, etc.; cock; tap.
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(North America) An exposed plumbing fitting; a tap or spigot; a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir.
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Origin of faucet

Middle English from Old French fausset cask stopper from fausser to break in from Late Latin falsāre to falsify from Latin falsus false false