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clerk

1. clerk to the justices (in England) a legally qualified person who sits in court with lay justices to advise them on points of law
2. an employee of a court, legislature, board, corporation, etc., who keeps records and accounts, etc.
3. Brit a senior official of the House of Commons
4. a cleric
5. US and Canadian short for salesclerk
6. Archaic a scholar
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The desk clerk, played by Valerik, and his side kick Valik become treasure hunters and try to track down the chairs.
Only one scene generates real yuks, a fine bit of nonsense in which Deane and PJ argue in front of two desk clerks at the Savoy, their every line misunderstood to have a smuttier meaning than they actually intend.
The desk clerk and his side kick become a treasure hunters and Bolsheviks try to track down the chairs.
Set after the revolution in 1927, Valerik is a former member of nobility who works as a desk clerk.
The jury is charged with deciding if the state proved beyond a reasonable doubt that Swartout gave birth to, killed and disposed of a baby during her shift as a hotel desk clerk in October 2010.
Surveillance video cameras covering the lobby of a hotel on North Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles show the 31-year-old Rosales, clad in dark clothes and a watch cap, checking to make sure there were no witnesses before confronting the desk clerk with a pistol and demanding money.
Forecast of $241,000 NOI w/ current rates, modestly increased occupancy from higher booking hours/gourmet continental breakfast / operating costs for a manager / desk clerk / marketing.
In Soviet Russia in 1927, a former member of nobility works as a desk clerk until his grandmother reveals on her deathbed that her family jewellery had been hidden from the Bolsheviks in one of the 12 chairs from the family's dining room set.
She recalled a moment not too long ago when a dentist walked into her office, plopped a couple hundred applications on her desk, and asked for her help to find a front desk clerk.
Where the desk clerk takes your credit card and shows a golden grin
McKinney threatened the desk clerk with a butter knife and demanded cash.
He's a Drug Enforcement Administration desk clerk investigating the death of his wife and baby, while Mila Kunis is an assassin also out for revenge.