a room in a public place for items left behind and from which the owners may retrieve them.
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How to use lost and found in a sentence
They dress in clothing from the flophouse lost-and-found and are groomed with a hacksaw and gravel rake.Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham | P. J. O’Rourke | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
David, still very courteous, suggested that possibly it had been picked up and taken to the lost-and-found desk.To Him That Hath | Leroy Scott