toilet seat

noun

Definition of toilet seat

: an oval or circular ring usually of wood or plastic attached to the top of a toilet bowl at the back to support the buttocks and often covered with a hinged top

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First Known Use of toilet seat

1917, in the meaning defined above

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“Toilet seat.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toilet%20seat. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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