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Spell Check of receptacle

Correct spelling: receptacle

Definition of receptacle:

  1. 1. In botany, the tip of a floral axis from which the different parts of a flower spring, torus. 2. In botany, the placenta.
  2. A place or vessel into which something is received, and in which it is contained; the basis of the parts of fructification.

Common misspellings for receptacle:

recepticle, receptable, reciptable.


Google Ngram Viewer results for receptacle:

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Quotes for receptacle:

  1. Oxford is Oxford: not a mere receptacle for youth, like Cambridge. Perhaps it wants its inmates to love it rather than to love one another.
  2. The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Rhymes for receptacle:

  1. skeptical;