Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The storage space created a buffer zone between bodies emerging from the lav and bodies working in the galley. Elliott Hester, Los Angeles Times, 5 Sep. 2019 The enhancement, white balance, flash, lav, HDR, all that stuff is important. CBS News, 26 June 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1913, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lav was in 1913

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“Lav.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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