[wosh-foun-tn, wawsh-]


a large, usually circular wash basin, as in an industrial plant, in which a spray of water activated by foot pedal allows several workers to wash simultaneously.

Nearby words

  1. washer-dryer,
  2. washerman,
  3. washerwoman,
  4. washery,
  5. washeteria,
  6. washin,
  7. washiness,
  8. washing,
  9. washing machine,
  10. washing powder

Origin of washfountain

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