a lavatory
   Not just an Australian usage. Probably a corruption of dung:
    He stuck out like a dunny in a desert. (Winton, 1994)
   The dunnie van in rural Somerset collected the night soil for manure:
    In only one or two places, including Glastonbury, do people recall the 'dunnie van' going round. (Binding, 1999)

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