Geography

Geography, that has wiki says to be from Middle French géographie, from Latin geōgraphia, from Ancient Greek γεωγραφία (geōgraphía, “a description of the earth”), from γῆ (gê, “earth”) + γράφω (gráphō, “write”).

Geography, that has wiki says to be from Middle French géographie, from Latin geōgraphia, from Ancient Greek γεωγραφία (geōgraphía, “a description of the earth”), from γῆ (gê, “earth”) + γράφω (gráphō, “write”).

Use in reference to lavatories derives from the mid-20th century euphemism “show one the geography of the house” in reference to pointing out the toilets

We start with Geography:

 

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