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Noun w.c. has 1 sense
  1. water closet, closet, W.C., loo - a toilet in England
    --1 is a kind of toilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroom

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Part of Speech: Noun, Abbreviation

Definition: Short for "water closet," a term used to refer to a toilet or bathroom.

Sense 1: A small room or compartment containing a toilet.

Example Sentence: After finishing his meal, John excused himself to use the w.c.

Sense 2: A public or shared bathroom facility.

Example Sentence: The hotel had clean and well-maintained w.c.s on each floor.

Sense 3: A humorous euphemism for needing to use the bathroom.

Example Sentence: Sally whispered to her friend, "I'll be right back, I need to visit the w.c."

Sense 4: An abbreviation used on architectural plans to indicate the location of a water closet.

Example Sentence: The blueprint highlighted the position of the w.c. in the house's layout.

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