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check in/check into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with check   /tʃek/ us  
B1 to say who you are when you arrive at a hotel so that you can be given a key for your room: Please would you check in at the reception desk and sign your name in the book.
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in Chinese (Traditional) (在飯店)辦理入住手續,登記,報到…
in Chinese (Simplified) (在酒店)办理入住手续,登记,报到…
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