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?
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check-up

فَحْص طِبِّي عام prohlídka undersøgelse Untersuchung τσεκάπ chequeo, comprobación lääkärintarkastus examen médical pregled visita di controllo 検査 검사 medisch onderzoek kontroll badania kontrolne check-up осмотр läkarundersökning การตรวจสุขภาพ sağlık kontrolü sự kiểm tra sức khỏe 检查
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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'I have returned today from Singapore completing my health check-up. My health condition is normal,' said the Prime Minister in his Twitter handle after returning from Singapore.
Karachi: National Party leader Mir Hasil Bizenjo underwent medical check-up at a private hospital on Friday after his health deteriorated.
The charity says this should be routinely included within the price of a dental check-up and it takes no more than one minute.
Al Nuaimi urged car owners to follow up with the ministry if they had any comments or suggestions after undertaking a free check-up.
But NHS data shows that 41 per cent of children in Coventry has no dental check-up in the 12 months to September 2018, sadly in line with the national average.
More than a third (36.5%) of participants had one check-up over the six years, while just under a third (29.5%) had two.
Because Capstone is a telemedicine unit, patients speak with doctors via video chat and skip long lines, higher-cost check-up rates, and time.
Narayana has organizes several free dental check-up plans and health care centers in various villages.
To avail a free dental check-up in your city in your vicinity, visit our website www.oralhealthmonth.com.pk, call us for free at 0800-22111 or type Colgate and SMS it to 8797, and get information with ease on your mobile phone.
Now that candidates have to submit another check-up, the SEC has extended the application deadline by three days, until 15 September.
MEPs have finally decided that motorbikes should be subject to a compulsory technical check-up in the EU.
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.