public convenience


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public convenience

n
a public lavatory, esp one in a public place
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.public convenience - a toilet that is available to the publicpublic convenience - a toilet that is available to the public
facility - something designed and created to serve a particular function and to afford a particular convenience or service; "catering facilities"; "toilet facilities"; "educational facilities"
ladies' room, powder room - a woman's restroom in a public (or semipublic) building
latrine - a public toilet in a military area
men's, men's room - a public toilet for men
john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet, bathroom, can - a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
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public convenience

n (Brit) → gabinetti mpl pubblici
References in classic literature ?
But it is an axiom of democracy that no company, however well conducted, will be permitted to control a public convenience without being held strictly responsible for its own acts.
It was indispensable to most public conveniences in those days, that they should be public nuisances likewise; and Fleet Market maintained the principle to admiration.
Christine Kerr, the council's chief executive, said the outlay "compares very favourably with the costs of operating a staffed public convenience service".
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H Garside & Sons, change of use of former public convenience to A5 with ancilary uses including the erection of extension to provide storage and office at first floor level (conservation area), former public conveniences, Church Street, Slaithwaite.
In addition to its FERC certificate of public convenience and necessity (which includes a determination on environmental issues), the project will need various permits and leases from the federal Bureau of Land Management, the California State Lands Commission, and other agencies.
Contract notice: Hastings Public Convenience Cleaning Service (ESPH181).
Refused: Deepack Govindram, retail unit with apartment over and demolition of existing public convenience, former public conveniences, Westbourne Road, Marsh.
CNYOG will be filing for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) authorizing the Phase II capacity expansion, the pipeline interconnection, and the compressor station enhancements.
Hastings Borough Council, its own behalf, and on behalf of the Hastings and St Leonards Foreshore Charitable Trust and Rother District Council, is seeking offers from suitably qualified organisations to provide a building and public convenience cleaning service at various sites throughout the districts and borough.
KIRKLEES Council has received the following planning applications: | H Garside and Son, change of use of former public convenience to A5 (hot food takeaway) with ancillary uses including storage and office at first floor level (conservation area), former public conveniences, Church Street, Slaithwaite.
NYSE:NBP)(Nasdaq:TCLP) Northern Border Pipeline Company announced today that it accepted the certificate of public convenience and necessity issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on August 18, 2005 for its Chicago III Expansion Project.