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Noun: washstand  'wósh,stand
  1. Furniture consisting of a table or stand to hold a basin and pitcher of water for washing
    - wash-hand stand [Brit]
  2. 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 washstand and splashed it on his face";
    - washbasin, basin, washbowl, lavatory [N. Amer]

Derived forms: washstands

Type of: article of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture, sink

Encyclopedia: Washstand