Parlor-maid

parlormaid

[pahr-ler-meyd]
noun
a maid who takes care of a parlor, answers the door, waits on guests, etc.

Origin:
1830–40; parlor + maid

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parlormaid

noun
a maid in a private home whose duties are to care for the parlor and the table and to answer the door 
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