Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Lavatory"

The meaning of "Lavatory" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does lavatory mean?
A: It’s another name for bathroom.
Q: What does lavatory mean?
A: It is usually the place where you wash your hands in the bathroom.

Synonyms of "Lavatory" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between lavatory and bathroom and restroom and loo ?
A: "bathroom" is normally what Americans say when talking about it. "Lavatory" isn't normally said. "Restroom" and "loo" are mostly used in England.
Q: What is the difference between lavatory and toilet ?
A: 本気でlavatoryをいう人はぜんぜんいないとおもいます。古い言葉です。たまにトイレのそとにToiletかBathroomの代わりに書いてありますけど、めずらしいです。冗談として時々lavatoryを言う友達がいて、言ったら爆笑。
Q: What is the difference between lavatory and bathroom ?
A: a lavatory is just another word for bathroom! bathroom is the word used in the US.
Q: What is the difference between lavatory, restroom, toilet and washroom ?
A: Restroom is the most common. Lavatory and washroom are a bit older sounding, especially lavatory. Toilet tends to refer to the actual device in the restroom/bathroom.

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Q: where is the lavatory?? does this sound natural?
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