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lost property

lost-and-found
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Translations

lost property

lost and found property (Am) noggetti mpl smarriti
lost property office or department → ufficio oggetti smarriti
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
They are the good Samaritans that find us robbed of all our dreams by the roadside of life, bleeding and weeping and desolate; and such is their skill and wealth and goodness of heart, that they not only heal up our wounds, but restore to us the lost property of our dreams, on one condition,--that we never travel with them again in the daylight.
I found it loose in a blank book, with cuttings from newspapers, and odd announcements of lost property and other curious things (all huddled together between the leaves), which my aunt no doubt intended to set in order and fix in their proper places.
Laurie leisurely departed to recover the lost property, and Jo bundled up her braids, hoping no one would pass by till she was tidy again.
And as the nest was safely hidden where no human being could reach it, this lost property would never be recovered.
B.' are legible upon the lining of this hat, but as there are some thousands of Bakers, and some hundreds of Henry Bakers in this city of ours, it is not easy to restore lost property to any one of them."
The pub wrote: "As always after a great day, we have various items of lost property consisting of: 3 phones, 10 jackets, 2 wallets, 1 pair of specks and a set of false teeth (seriously...) "Please get in touch!" A woman who had been in the bar said: "The only thing I left in there was my dignity."
Lost Property, on John William Street, was one of only a small number of venues serving Georgian-style food in the country.
Staff at Merseyrail have revealed the secrets of its lost property department.
Staff atMerseyrailrevealed the secrets of its lost property department - an Aladdin's Cave of bizarre unclaimed possessions.
MORE than 75,000 debit and credit cards have been handed into Transport for London's lost property offices over the last three years, according to findings obtained by think tank Parliament Street.
Over one hundred and ten people occupying forty-eight houses in Chukwu, Ugwuoba, Akaeze and Nawfia streets in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, have lost property worth millions of naira following a recent flood in their area.
A TROLLEY, a fishing rod and a bag of cannabis are among the weird and wonderful items that have washed up in Metro's lost property.