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wash·ba·sin

 (wŏsh′bā′sən, wôsh′-)
n.
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washbasin

(ˈwɒʃˌbeɪsən)
n
1. (Furniture) Also called: washbowl a basin or bowl for washing the face and hands
2. (Furniture) Also: wash-hand basin a bathroom fixture with taps, used for washing the face and hands
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.washbasin - a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipewashbasin - a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face; "he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face"
sink - plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe
2.washbasin - a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression)washbasin - a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression)
basin - a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids; "she mixed the dough in a large basin"
bathroom, bath - a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations
umývadlo
håndvask
pesuallas
umivaonik
洗面台
세면대
umivalnik
handfat
อ่างล้างหน้าและมือ
chậu rửa

washbasin

[ˈwɒʃbeɪsn] Nlavabo m, lavamanos m inv, lavatorio m (S. Cone); (= bowl) → palangana f, jofaina f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

washbasin

[ˈwɒʃbeɪsən] nlavabo m
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washbasin

[ˈwɒʃˌbeɪsn] washbowl [ˈwɒʃbəʊl] nlavabo, lavandino
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

washbasin

حَوْضُ الغَسَل umývadlo håndvask Waschbecken νιπτήρας lavabo, lavamanos pesuallas lavabo umivaonik lavandino 洗面台 세면대 wasbak vaskeservant umywalka lavatório, pia умывальник handfat อ่างล้างหน้าและมือ lavabo chậu rửa 脸盆
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

washbasin

n. lavamanos, palangana, vasija.
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References in classic literature ?
He grudged every moment of life sleep robbed him of, and before the clock had ceased its clattering he was head and ears in the washbasin and thrilling to the cold bite of the water.
Be it remembered that the sahib's shirts are correctly enumerated, and that there is an extra piece of soap in his washbasin. My child was bewitched, and I slew the wizard.
Double washbasins are perfect bathroom elements for those who are looking for a modern and contemporary solution in large bathrooms.
Washbasins are in bad shape while the sewerage system is choked and overflows.
The range's washbasins and bathtubs impress with reduced edges and a striking linear charm.
If I had been trapped there, my first thought would have been to contact my neighbours and tell them all to put the plugs in their washbasins, kitchen sinks and baths then turn the taps full on.
Highly filled casting plastics have been used for a long time for kitchen sinks, kitchen worktops, washbasins, and bathtubs.
With a higher spout, reduced body and shorter lever, it is ideal for the requirements of small and medium-sized washbasins, commented a company spokesperson.
The Iftar tents are equipped with all necessary safety and security features and have washbasins and offer diversified meals on daily basis including chicken, meat, rice, dates and water.
German plumbing manufacturer, Hansgrohe group has said it was planning to enter Jordanian market with brand-new collection of washbasins, tubs and shower accessories.
To create suitable vanity units six models in the Shape collection have been modified and adapted to meet the demands of semi-recessed washbasins.