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outside closet

 [cf. OED closet short for water closet] n. privy; outside toilet: 1978 D' only paper we had was d' Tribune an' Montgomery Ward catalog all full up wid printin'—an' since y' cuddn' write on 'ern d' only place y' find dam was in d' outside closet (Dupuch 31). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-11-08 01:19
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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