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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 stop·cock /ˈstɑpˌkɑk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stop·cock n.
 1. A bib, faucet, or short pipe, fitted with a turning stopper or plug for permitting or restraining the flow of a liquid or gas; a cock or valve for checking or regulating the flow of water, gas, etc., through or from a pipe, etc.
 2. The turning plug, stopper, or spigot of a faucet. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow
          of a liquid [syn: cock, turncock]