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baggage handler Line breaks: bag|gage hand|ler

Definition of baggage handler in English:


A person who loads and unloads items of luggage at an airport: a planned strike by baggage handlers threatened disruption for thousands of travellers
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  • Under-siege managers refused to discuss the planned ballot by baggage handlers today.
  • All the baggage handlers came out to wave goodbye, then we took off in Concorde.
  • A lonely airport baggage handler picks up a pregnant hitchhiker during a fierce late-night storm.

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