check-up


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check

(tʃek) verb
1. to see if something (eg a sum) is correct or accurate. Will you check my addition?
2. to see if something (eg a machine) is in good condition or working properly. Have you checked the engine (over)?
3. to hold back; to stop. We've checked the flow of water from the burst pipe.
noun
1. an act of testing or checking.
2. something which prevents or holds back. a check on imports.
3. in chess, a position in which the king is attacked. He put his opponent's king in check.
4. a pattern of squares. I like the red check on that material.
5. a ticket received in return for handing in baggage etc.
6. (especially American) a bill. The check please, waiter!
7. (American) a cheque.
checked adjective
having a pattern of check. She wore a checked skirt; Is the material checked or striped?
ˈcheckbook noun
(American) a chequebook.
ˈcheck-in noun
1. the place where passengers show travel documents at an airport or seaport. the check-in desk; (American) the check-in counter.
2. the process of checking in at an airport etc.
ˈcheckmate noun
in chess, a position from which the king cannot escape.
verb
to put (an opponent's king) in this position.
ˈcheckout noun
a place where payment is made for goods bought in a supermarket.
ˈcheckpoint noun
a barrier where cars, passports etc are inspected, or a point that contestants in a race must pass.
ˈcheck-up noun
a medical examination to discover the state of a person's health. my annual check-up.
check in
to register at a hotel as a guest or at an airport as a passenger. We checked in last night.
check out
1. to leave (a hotel), paying one's bill etc. You must check out before 12 o'clock.
2. (especially American) to test. I'll check out your story.
check up (on)
to investigate to see if (someone or something) is reliable, honest, true etc. Have you been checking up on me?

check-up

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Now that candidates have to submit another check-up, the SEC has extended the application deadline by three days, until 15 September.
Check-up Dr Muhamed also advised people, especially those with a family history of diabetes, to go for check-ups on a regular basis and not only when they are required to do so.
DENTISTS in Shakespeare's home town are the dearest in Britain and charge nearly twice the national average for a check-up.
Had it not been for Grace's regular check-up, her scoliosis might not have been detected until years later, when her school district performed screenings at age 12.
19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- S&T Bank (NASDAQ: STBA), a full-service financial institution with branch locations in 10 Pennsylvania counties, is now offering customers the opportunity to visit a local branch for a free financial check-up, including a no-cost credit report, account portfolio analysis, and a chance to maximize return on investments.
The Pass on a Healthy Smile initiative was launched today (September 15) at the campaign's flagship dental check-up station in Deira City Center.
Karen Jenkins, 60, from Newton Mearns, Glasgow, had been due to attend her six-monthly check-up in January but has now been told not to go until 2003.
If proven wrong, the patient could be eligible to receive a check for $45 to cover the cost of their check-up.
Thomas Faerber, after sales director at Volkswagen Middle East said: "These service clinics are a great opportunity to get our customers in the workshops for a free car check-up, where we are able to provide the peace of mind, customers expect and deserve when owning a Volkswagen.
The Cochrane team defined a general health check-up as any contact between a health care professional and an individual that was not provoked by symptoms; the visit is dedicated solely to counseling and screening tests.
I don't particularly like going to see the dentist but I still think it is important to go - Matthew Paylor, 22, a hospital porter from Skelton I am a bit scared of the dentist but I did go this year for my check-up.
The check-up is a detailed study of the reliability