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Princeton's WordNet

  1. latrine(noun)

    a public toilet in a military area


  1. latrine(Noun)

    a very simple toilet facility, usually just a pit or trench. See also the slang terms john and johnny house.

    Etymology: From latrina.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Latrine(noun)

    a privy, or water-closet, esp. in a camp, hospital, etc

    Etymology: [L. latrina: cf. F. latrines.]


  1. Latrine

    The word latrine can refer to a toilet or a simpler facility used as a toilet, generally without bowl. It can be a communal trench in the earth in a camp, a simple pit, or more advanced designs, including pour-flush systems or ecological latrines. The term is derived from the Latin lavatrina meaning bath.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Latrine

    lat′rin, n. a privy or water-closet in barracks, factories, hospitals, &c. [Fr.,—L. lavatrina, latrinalavāre, to wash.]

Anagrams for Latrine »

  1. trainel

  2. trenail

  3. entrail

  4. larnite

  5. reliant

  6. line art

  7. retinal

  8. ratline

How to pronounce Latrine?

  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Latrine in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Latrine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Latrine in a Sentence

  1. Piers Mitchell:

    We were keen to study the latrine, in case there was evidence for parasite species that shouldn't be in the region, which would indicate the presence of travelers.

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