sprinkler

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

sprinkle +‎ -er

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Noun[edit]

Sprinklers spraying water to irrigate vine plants in a vineyard

sprinkler (plural sprinklers)

  1. Anything that sprinkles.
  2. An irrigation device that sprays water into the air whilst moving back and forth.
  3. A heat-activated device that sprays water in the event of a fire, usually mounted on a ceiling.
    Coordinate terms: drencher, fire extinguisher

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English sprinkler

Noun[edit]

sprinkler m (definite singular sprinkleren, indefinite plural sprinklere, definite plural sprinklerne)

  1. (firefighting) a sprinkler

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