slop jar
noun Date: 1855 a large pail used as a chamber pot or to receive waste water from a washbowl or the contents of chamber pots

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  • slop jar — noun a large pail used to receive waste water from a washbasin or chamber pot • Syn: ↑slop pail • Hypernyms: ↑bucket, ↑pail * * * noun : a large pail often of china used variously in a house without running water to receive waste water from a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • slop-jar — noun A container used for urinating or defecating when it is not possible or convenient to use a bathroom or toilet; a bedpan, a chamber pot. Commonly used in hospitals, where it is normally called bedpan. Formerly used in private residences that …   Wiktionary

  • slop jar — a large jar or pail for collecting household slop for disposal. [1850 55] * * * …   Universalium

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  • slop pail — noun a large pail used to receive waste water from a washbasin or chamber pot • Syn: ↑slop jar • Hypernyms: ↑bucket, ↑pail * * * noun : a pail for toilet or household slops * * * 1. a pail for conveying slop in feeding livestock, esp. pigs …   Useful english dictionary

  • slop-bowl — noun A container used for urinating or defecating when it is not possible or inconvenient to go to a bathroom or toilet; a bedpan, a chamber pot. Commonly used in hospitals, where it is normally called bedpan. Formerly used in private residences …   Wiktionary

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  • slop-basin — noun A container used for urinating or defecating when it is not possible or inconvenient to go to a bathroom or toilet; a bedpan, a chamber pot. Commonly used in hospitals, where it is normally called bedpan. Formerly used in private residences …   Wiktionary

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