Meaning of SOCKET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ sɒkɪt ]
A socket is a device on a piece of electrical equipment into which you can put a bulb or plug.
A socket is a device or point in a wall where you can connect electrical equipment to the power supply. ( BRIT; in AM, use outlet )
You can refer to any hollow part or opening in a structure which another part fits into as a socket .
Her eyes were sunk deep into their sockets.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006