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English definition of “chequebook”

chequebook

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃek.bʊk/ UK (US checkbook) us  
a book of cheques with your name printed on them that is given to you by your bank to make payments with chequebook journalism UK (US checkbook journalism) disapproving the activity in which a newspaper persuades someone involved in a news story to give their report of events by paying them a lot of money
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