Definition of bib tap in English:

bib tap


  • another term for bibcock
    • ‘Wall mounted individual taps are called bib taps and taps fixed to the basin itself are called pillar taps.’
    • ‘High neck bib taps also add that authentic touch in a more traditional setting, particularly in an unfitted, modular kitchen which emulates the look of a bygone era.’
    • ‘Timeless design and finish of bib taps make them a most sought after bathroom fitting.’
    • ‘A thermal insulator is used between the bib tap and standpipe body and the pipes are covered with polyethylene insulation.’
    • ‘A solid brass bib tap is being used with a Hepworth push fit wall plate elbow.’