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checked

adjective uk   /tʃekt/ ( also UK chequered, US checkered) us  
with a pattern of squares formed by lines of different colours crossing each other: a red and white checked tablecloth
Translations of “checked”
in Korean 체크 무늬의…
in Arabic قُماش ذو مُرَبَّعات…
in Portuguese axadrezado…
in Catalan de quadres…
in Japanese チェック柄の…
in Italian a scacchi/a quadretti…
in Chinese (Traditional) (彩色)方格圖案…
in Russian клетчатый…
in Turkish ekoseli, kareli…
in Chinese (Simplified) (彩色)方格图案…
in Polish w kratkę…
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