cross-connection

noun

Definition of cross-connection

: a connection in a plumbing installation through which water may possibly pass to or come in contact with another part (as a water inlet in a bathtub that may at times be below the water level of the tub)

History and Etymology for cross-connection

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“Cross-connection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross-connection. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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