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WC

abbr.
1. water closet
2. wind chill
3. without charge
4. workers' compensation
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wc

abbreviation for
1. (Furniture) water closet
2. (Commerce) without charge

WC

abbreviation for
1. (Furniture) water closet
2. (Placename) (in London postal code) West Central
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Translations
مِرْحاض، حَمّام
toiletwc
WC
tualete
stranišče

WC

N ABBR (Brit) =water closetwáter m, WC m
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WC

[ˌdʌbəljuːˈsiː] n abbr (British) (=water closet) → w.-c. mpl, waters mpl
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WC

(esp Brit) abbr of water closetWC nt
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WC

[ˌdʌbljuːˈsiː] n abbr (Brit) =water closetW.C. m inv
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WC

(dabljuːˈsi) noun (abbreviation)
water-closet; a lavatory; toilet; 00.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Washington, DC: The World Bank.http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/1992/04/440582/governa nce-development World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) (1987) Our Common future.
WCED (World Commission on Environment and Development) (1987), Our common future.
The concept of sustainable development as the development satisfying current demands of the society while not reducing the opportunities for further generations to fulfill their, was defined in 1987 by World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED 1987).
Sustainable development is defined as 'development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs' (WCED, 1987, p.
The definition of Sustainability was introduced in "Brundtland Report", entitled "Our common future", published by the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED), a UN body: "Sustainable development is economic growth that meets the needs of present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." (WCED, 1987).