washbasin Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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washbasinnoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɒʃˌbeɪ.sən/  us   /ˈwɑːʃ-/ UK (US sink)
a ​bowl that is ​attached to the ​wall in a ​bathroom or near a ​toilet and has ​pipes to ​supply and ​carry away ​water, in which you ​washyourhands, ​face, etc.
(Definition of washbasin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “washbasin”
in Arabic حَوْض الغَسيل…
in Korean 세면기…
in Portuguese lavatório…
in Catalan lavabo…
in Japanese 洗面台…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洗手池, 洗脸盆…
in Turkish lâvabo…
in Russian раковина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗臉盆, 洗手盆…
in Italian lavabo…
in Polish umywalka…
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