washroom

[ wosh-room, -room, wawsh- ]
/ ˈwɒʃˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈwɔʃ- /

noun

a room having washbowls and other toilet facilities.

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Origin of washroom

An Americanism dating back to 1800–10; wash + room
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British Dictionary definitions for washroom

washroom
/ (ˈwɒʃˌruːm, -ˌrʊm) /

noun

a room, esp in a factory or office block, in which lavatories, washbasins, etc, are situated
US and Canadian a euphemism for lavatory
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