Definition of water closet in English:

water closet

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  • 1A flush toilet.
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    • Another clever possibility would be to have selected a kitchen sink that is easily cleaned - because that is probably what the owner uses as a substitute water closet instead of having to walk all the way down to the floor below.
    • The articles as a whole are written at a fairly simple level - a random sampling through might lead you to 250 words on alchemy, a diagram of the water closet, or a useful explanation of the authorship question.
    • Other than these sparse accommodations, there was a fourth door on the left of the hall that led to a rather dilapidated, disgustingly mildewed water closet.
  • 1.1A room containing a flush toilet.
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    • In all, there were four rooms, a kitchenette, the storm cellar and a water closet.
    • Because the couple had decided to add a new master bedroom onto their house, the existing bedroom space and an adjacent water closet were transformed into a multifunctional master bath.
    • Taro laughed and then skirted around the edge of the dance floor toward the public water closet.

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