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

  Bedpan \Bed"pan`\, n.
     1. A pan for warming beds. --Nares.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. A shallow chamber vessel, so constructed that it can be
        used by a sick person in bed.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a shallow vessel used by a bedridden patient for defecation
           and urination

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  21 Moby Thesaurus words for "bedpan":
     can, chamber, chamber pot, chemical closet, chemical toilet,
     commode, crapper, jerry, john, johnny, jordan, latrine, piss pot,
     potty, potty-chair, stool, throne, thunder mug, toilet, urinal,
     water closet

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