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1. A male waiting servant; a servant who attends on gentleman's person; a body servant.

2. A kind of goad or stick with a point of iron. Valet de chambre [F], a body servant, or personal attendant.

Origin: F. Valet, OF. Vallet, varlet, vaslet. See Varlet, and Vassal.