toilet train
transitive verb see toilet training

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • toilet-train — /ˈtɔɪlət treɪn/ (say toyluht trayn) verb (t) to train (an infant) to control its natural excretory functions and void bodily wastes in socially acceptable ways. –toilet training, noun –toilet trained, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • toilet-train — /toy lit trayn /, v.t. to train (a young child) to use a toilet for bowel and bladder movements. * * * …   Universalium

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