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left-luggage office

[left-luhg-ij] /ˈlɛftˈlʌg ɪdʒ/
noun, British.
a checkroom for baggage.
Origin of left-luggage office
1885-90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Then he ordered all out of the left-luggage office, except Duncan Urquhart and the station master's wife, a quiet motherly woman.

    Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for left-luggage office

left-luggage office

(Brit) a place at a railway station, airport, etc, where luggage may be left for a small charge with an attendant for safekeeping US and Canadian name checkroom
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