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  • n. The designated location for receiving checked luggage such as the baggage carousels at an airport.

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  • n. an area in an airport where arriving passengers can collect the luggage that has been carried in the hold of the aircraft


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  • 3: FIND ROOM IN YOUR LUGGAGE Have you ever wondered why some ladies are stuck struggling at baggage claim with multiple bags, and others breeze off the Jetway and into a car with a single bag?

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  • Both were wearing dark suits and holding up signs, like dozens of car-service drivers who were waiting at baggage claim to pick up their charges.


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  • I retreated to the bank of phones near the baggage claim area and called Circle Wharf and Warehouse.

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