hatcheck

adjective
hat·​check | \ ˈhat-ˌchek How to pronounce hatcheck (audio) \

Definition of hatcheck

: employed in checking hats and articles of outdoor clothing a hatcheck girl

First Known Use of hatcheck

1910, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hatcheck was in 1910

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“Hatcheck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hatcheck. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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