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bathroom break

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Definition of bathroom break in English:

noun

informal
A break in a meeting or other organized gathering to allow those in attendance to go to the toilet.
Example sentences
  • The guards will even break routine occasionally for bathroom breaks.
  • I try not to think about needing a bathroom break.
  • Sometimes the cockpit crew dings the flight attendants to request coffee, water, food or a bathroom break.

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