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comfort station

a room or building with toilet and lavatory facilities for public use.
Origin of comfort station
1905-10, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for comfort station
  • The park has a comfort station with laundry facilities.
  • The campgrounds features an amphitheater with naturalist-led campfire programs, a comfort station and drinking water.
  • The area has a comfort station, picnic tables and horse stalls.
  • There is also a boat launch ramp for both boats and jet skis, and a comfort station with showers.
  • Since people often camped for weeks at a time, the comfort station included showers and laundry facilities.
British Dictionary definitions for comfort station

comfort station

(US) a public lavatory and rest room
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Slang definitions & phrases for comfort station

comfort station


A restroom; public toilet: Pull over. I need the comfort station

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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