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check

noun
something which prevents or holds back
control, freno
The government has ordered a check on imports of this particular type of product.
in chess, a position in which the king is attacked
jaque
He put his opponent’s king in check.
a pattern of squares
cuadro
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
cuenta, nota
The check please, waiter!
(American) a cheque.
(Definition of check from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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