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chamber pot

noun
1.
a portable container, especially for urine, used in bedrooms.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70
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British Dictionary definitions for chamber-pot

chamber pot

noun
1.
a vessel for urine, used in bedrooms
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Word Origin and History for chamber-pot
n.

also chamberpot, 1560s, from chamber (n.) + pot (n.1).

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