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Usage examples for commode

  1. Mr. Waring says: I have in constant use in a room in my house an earth- closet commode; and even when the pan is entirely full, with the accumulation of a week's use, visitors examining it invariably say, with some surprise, 'You don't mean that this particular one has been used! – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  2. Under certain circumstances, there may be, at times, a slight odor as of guano mixed with earth; but this is so trifling and so local, that a commode arranged on this plan may, without the least annoyance, be kept in use in any room. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
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