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English definition of “public convenience”

public convenience

noun [C]     mainly UK formal
a building containing toilets that are available for everyone to useThe toilet
(Definition of public convenience noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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