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Spanish translation of “check”

check

noun
something which prevents or holds back The government has ordered a check on imports of this particular type of product. in chess, a position in which the king is attacked He put his opponent’s king in check. a pattern of squares I like the red check on that material. (American ) a ticket received in return for handing in baggage etc
ticket, resguardo
He put the baggage check in his pocket.
(especially American) a bill The check please, waiter! (American) a cheque.
(Definition of check from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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