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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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Summary: Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): The army on Saturday organised a medical camp in the border village of KG Sector here which was well received by the locals as large number of people came in for check-ups.
Prime Minister (PM) KP Sharma Oli has returned home Monday following health check-ups in Singapore.
The personalised check-ups will offer targeted advice and take into account age, risk factors and preferences.
According to a rangers spokesperson, the rangers doctors and paramedical staff conducted free medical check-ups of the 1,100 patients, including women and children.They also provided free medicines to the people after their laboratory check-ups.The people highly hailed the rangers' efforts for providing free health facilities.
According to a rangers spokesperson, the rangers doctors and paramedical staff conducted free medical check-ups of the 1700 patients, including women and children.They also provided free medicines to the people after their laboratory check-ups of different diseases, including Hepatitis, AIDS.
Personnel from Al Hilal Hospital provided basic medical check-ups and free consultancy.
HNCF's research asked Scots how often they have routine dental check-ups and if they are receiving mouth cancer screening.
DUBAI Ahead of World Health Day, Landmark Group in partnership with iCare Clinic is organising free blood glucose and blood pressure check-ups at Oasis Mall from April 5 to 7, 4pm to 9pm.
Free dental check-ups will be offered on Wednesday by health ministry dentists on the occasion of World Oral Health Day.
PhilHealth President Roy Ferrer said his agency will now be covering the check-ups of all its members as the law stipulated to strengthen the government's primary health program.
Manama, Jan.19 (BNA): A big celebration was held today in Galali, Muharraq in tribute to His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa, who had undergone successful check-ups.