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skycap

[skahy-kap] /ˈskaɪˌkæp/
noun
1.
a porter who carries passenger baggage at an airport or airline terminal.
Origin of skycap
1940-1945
1940-45; sky + (red)cap
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skycap

noun

A porter at an air terminal

[1950+; modeled on redcap, ''a railroad terminal porter'']

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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