excess baggage Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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excess baggagenoun [U]

uk   us   (UK also excess luggage)
bags that weigh more than the allowed amount for a single passenger, or the money you are charged to take them onto an aircraft: We had to pay excess baggage. He arrived with 88 pounds of excess baggage.
Translations of “excess baggage”
in Chinese (Traditional) (要繳納運費的)超重行李…
in Chinese (Simplified) (要缴纳运费的)超重行李…
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