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- n. An office or place of household service where the ewers were kept.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An office or place of household service where the ewers were formerly kept.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An office in great houses where water was made ready in ewers for the service of guests, and where also the table-linen was kept. An office so called still exists in the royal household of England.
- n. The scullery of a religious house.
From ewer. (Wiktionary)