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noun as in maître d'hôtel

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noun as in waiter

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The headwaiter, clad in the long waistcoat and full trunk-hose of the late Seventeenth Century, bowed punctiliously.

Houston looked complacently at his drink while the headwaiter led Dorrine to a table on the far side of the room.

The headwaiter approached bearing another magnum of vintage wine.

The headwaiter always knows me the minute I come into the room—keeps a chair for me.

But when Stewart asked for his bill, the proprietor, instead of intrusting it as usual to the headwaiter, presented it in person.


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