earth-closet


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Noun1.earth-closet - a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecateearth-closet - a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecate
outbuilding - a building that is subordinate to and separate from a main building
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Birmingham's water supply was a death trap: rainwater flowed down streets, polluted by animals' it flowed through graveyards' it flowed through courtyards polluted by earth-closets.