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Originally, in French furniture, a commode introduced about 1700 meant a low cabinet, or chest of drawers at the height of the ...

A Way with Words | Toilet vs. Commode

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Dec 1, 2012 ... Why do some folks call the toilet a commode? At one point in history, the commode was a piece of furniture you'd put a chamberpot in. Today ...

commode | furniture | Britannica.com

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Most commodes had marble tops, and some were fitted with pairs of doors. André -Charles. ... Read; View All Media (5) · View History; Edit; Feedback. Alternative ...

History of the Flush Toilet - Toiletology 101

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The Porcelain God · Clean & Decent · Ancient History of the Toilet ... History of Church Toilet Seats · History of Pressalit Toilet Seats · The Evolution of the Toilet

The Long, Unglamorous History of the Toilet - Gizmodo

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Aug 27, 2010 ... Nobody is entirely sure who first had the privilege of sitting on a toilet. Evidence of advanced plumbing systems in the ancient world abounds, ...

A Brief History of the Toilet [Slide Show] - Scientific American

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Aug 18, 2011 ... A Brief History of the Toilet [Slide Show]. Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is key to what makes ...

The History of Toilets - Inventors - About.com

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The first first flush toilet was invented in 1775. ... King Minos of Crete had the first flushing water closet recorded in history and that was over 2800 years ago. Ads.

Toilet History - read about the history of flushing toilets

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The History of the Flush Toilet By: Maureen K. Francis. We have received written permission from Ms. Maureen Francis to republish this educational paper.

A Brief History of the Toilet [Slide Show] - Scientific American

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Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is key to what makes modern cities possible.

Why the Toilet is Commonly Known as “The Crapper”

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May 15, 2011 ... Today I found out why the toilet is also often called “The Crapper”. It all started with ... tagged with bathroom, business, crapper, history, toilet.

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World Toilet Day Raises Sanitation Awareness - TIME

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Nov 19, 2009 ... A Brief History of Toilets. By Claire Suddath ... A young girl sits on a ceramic pot while toilet-training ... It's unclear who first invented the toilet.

Commode | Define Commode at Dictionary.com

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Historical Examples. A candle was burning behind the headboard on a table, and another on a commode near the door. Honoré de Balzac Albert Keim and ...

Who invented the flush toilet? - Ask History

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May 19, 2015 ... The centerpiece of today's modern bathroom, the flush toilet has equal roots in ancient sanitation practices, Elizabethan politics and Indus...