Definitions for "Angle Stop"
Keywords:  shutoff, faucet, inlet, bidet, shut
A shutoff valve between water pipes and a faucet. The inlet connects to the water-supply pipe in a wall, the outlet angles up 90° to the faucet.
A shut-off valve that connects the water pipes within the wall to the fixtures (faucet, toilet, etc) on the exterior of the wall.
A shutoff valve between the water pipes and a faucet. Its inlet connects to the water supply pipe in a wall, and its outlet angles up 90 degrees toward the faucet. These are usually used to shut off water to a fixture in case of an emergency repair rather than daily usage.