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headwaiter

[hed-wey-ter] /ˈhɛdˈweɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person in charge of waiters, busboys, etc., in a restaurant or dining car.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; head + waiter
Related forms
subheadwaiter, noun
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  • The term headwaiter includes stewards acting in the capacity of the headwaiter.

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