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 for washstand
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Washstand \Wash"stand`\, n.
     A piece of furniture holding the ewer or pitcher, basin, and
     other requisites for washing the person.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  washstand
      n 1: furniture consisting of a table or stand to hold a basin
           and pitcher of water for washing: `wash-hand stand' is a
           British term [syn: washstand, wash-hand stand]
      2: a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected
         to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your
         hands and face; "he ran some water in the basin and splashed
         it on his face" [syn: washbasin, basin, washbowl,
         washstand, lavatory]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  33 Moby Thesaurus words for "washstand":
     aquamanile, automatic dishwasher, basin, bath, bathtub, bidet,
     dishpan, dishwasher, ewer, finger bowl, kitchen sink, lavabo,
     lavatory, piscina, shower, shower bath, shower curtain,
     shower head, shower room, shower stall, showers, sink, tub,
     wash barrel, wash boiler, washbasin, washbowl, washdish, washer,
     washing machine, washing pot, washpot, washtub
  
  

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