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restroom

or rest room

[ rest- room, room ]
/ ˈrɛstˌ rum, ˌrʊm /
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noun
rooms or a room having a sink, toilet, and other facilities for use by employees, visitors, etc., as in a store, theater, or office.

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Origin of restroom

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

Other definitions for restroom (2 of 2)

rest room
[ rest- room, room ]
/ ˈrɛstˌ rum, ˌrʊm /

noun
a variant of restroom.
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British Dictionary definitions for restroom

rest room

noun
a room in a public building having lavatories, washing facilities, and sometimes couches
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