Definition of bibcock in English:

bibcock

Syllabification: bib·cock
Pronunciation: /ˈbibˌkäk
 
/

noun

  • A faucet with a bent nozzle fixed at the end of a pipe.
    More example sentences
    • This angle valve with bib cock is part of a great new line of fittings for contemporary bathrooms.
    • All products in this range, including single lever mixers and bib cocks, feature the same lever handle concept.
    • Exhibitors in this zone showcased bathroom fittings and sanitary-ware including bathtubs, basins, and sinks, showerheads, bib cocks and toilet seats.

Origin

late 18th century: perhaps from bib1 and cock1.

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