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English definition of “checkout”

checkout

noun
 
 
/ˈtʃekaʊt/
[C] COMMERCE the place in a store, especially a large food store, where you pay for your goods: Your fruit and vegetables will be weighed at the checkout. She works on the checkout at the local supermarket.
[C or U] E-COMMERCE the area of a website where you order and pay for goods, or the process of paying for goods: Click on your selections and proceed to checkout.
[U] the process of leaving a hotel room, paying for it, and returning the key: Checkout is at 11:00 am. Speak to Reception if you would like to request a later checkout.
(Definition of checkout from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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