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hatcheck

[ hat-chek ]
/ ˈhætˌtʃɛk /
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adjective
of, noting, or engaged in the checking of hats, coats, umbrellas, etc., into temporary safekeeping: a hatcheck girl.
used in checking of hats, coats, etc.: a hatcheck room.
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Origin of hatcheck

1915–20; hat + check1 (in the sense of “a ticket or token of ownership of an article left in the temporary custody of another”)
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