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  • 81List of words having different meanings in British and American English: A–L — Differences between American and British English American English …

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  • 82WC — abbr. 1 water closet. 2 West Central. * * * abbreviation 1. water closet 2. west central 3. will call 4. without charge 5. wood casing 6. working capital * * * water closet. * * * abbrev 1. Water closet …

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  • 83building construction — Techniques and industry involved in the assembly and erection of structures. Early humans built primarily for shelter, using simple methods. Building materials came from the land, and fabrication was dictated by the limits of the materials and… …

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  • 84Privy midden — Diagram of an improved midden closet in Nottingham The privy midden (also midden closet) was a toilet system that consisted of a privy associated with a midden (or middenstead). They were widely used in rapidly expanding industrial cities such as …

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  • 85George Jennings — (10 November 1810 ndash;17 April 1882) was an English sanitary engineer and plumber who invented the first public toilets. Josiah George Jennings was born on 10 November 1810 in Eling, at the edge of the New Forest in Hampshire. He was the eldest …

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  • 86Toilet — This article is about a sanitation fixture used primarily for the disposal of human excrement. For a room containing a toilet, see toilet (room). For other uses, see toilet (disambiguation) …

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  • 87Klosett — WC; Klo (umgangssprachlich); Topf (umgangssprachlich); Wasserklosett; 00; stilles Örtchen (umgangssprachlich); Abort; Lokus (umgangssprachlich); Örtchen (umgangssprachlich); …

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  • 88Plumbing fixture — A plumbing fixture is an exchangeable device which can be connected to an existing plumbing system to deliver and drain away water but which is also configured to enable a particular use. Contents 1 Common fixtures 2 Outlets and drains 2.1 Traps… …

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  • 89Piping and plumbing fittings — Fittings are used in pipe and plumbing systems to connect straight pipe or tubing sections, to adapt to different sizes or shapes, and to regulate fluid flow, for example. Fittings, especially noncommon types, can be expensive, and require time,… …

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  • 90ВАТЕРКЛОЗЕТ — (англ., от water вода, и closet кабинет). Отхожее место с водоочищающим аппаратом. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Чудинов А.Н., 1910. ВАТЕРКЛОЗЕТ англ. от water, вода, и closet, кабинет. Отхожее место, в котором вода… …

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  • 91Public toilet — This article is about a room or building available for public use contains a toilet. For a room in a private house containing a toilet, see toilet (room). For the film, see Public Toilet (film). Sinks in the public toilet of the Castle Terrace… …

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  • 92W.C. — noun a toilet in Britain • Syn: ↑water closet, ↑closet, ↑loo • Hypernyms: ↑toilet, ↑lavatory, ↑lav, ↑can, ↑john, ↑ …

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  • 93head — Synonyms and related words: A per se, Adamite, Big Brother, LSD user, MD, Vernunft, WC, abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, ace, acidhead, acknowledgments, acmatic, addict, address, administer, administrate, administrator,… …

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  • 94W.-C. — W. C. [ dubləvese; vese ] n. m. pl. • 1887; angl. W. C., abrév. de water closet(s) (1816), de water « eau » et closet « cabinet » ♦ Waters. ⇒ vécés; toilettes. Siège d aisances. Cuvette, lunette des W. C. W. C. chimiques. ⊗ HOM. Vesser. ● W. C …

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  • 95Skeleton in the cupboard — Skeleton in the cupboard, or closet, is a colloquial phrase used to describe an undisclosed fact about someone which, if revealed, would have a negative impact on perceptions of the person. Cupboard is usually used in British English and closet… …

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  • 96Joseph Bramah — Infobox Scientist name = Joseph Bramah box width = image width =150px caption = Joseph Bramah birth date = 13 April 1748 birth place = Wentworth, Yorkshire death date = 9 December 1814 death place = Pimlico residence = citizenship = nationality …

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  • 97Bol de toilette — Toilette Pour les articles homonymes, voir Toilette (homonymie). Toilettes à chasse d eau avec siège, en Europe …

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  • 98Cabinet de toilette — Toilette Pour les articles homonymes, voir Toilette (homonymie). Toilettes à chasse d eau avec siège, en Europe …

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  • 99Cabinets — Toilette Pour les articles homonymes, voir Toilette (homonymie). Toilettes à chasse d eau avec siège, en Europe …

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  • 100Chiotte — Toilette Pour les articles homonymes, voir Toilette (homonymie). Toilettes à chasse d eau avec siège, en Europe …

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