Meaning of “checker” in the English Dictionary

"checker" in Business English

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checkernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃekər/ us

IT a computer program that checks something:

a grammar/spell checker
An interactive salary checker tells you what you should be earning.

PRODUCTION someone whose job is to check that goods are made correctly or that something is correct:

Ticket checkers identify people using the wrong ski pass.
He found himself a job as a fact checker for 'The New Yorker'.

US someone who works on a till (= a machine which records sales and in which money is kept) in a large store, such as a supermarket:

At the store, the checkers double-bagged nearly every item.

(Definition of “checker” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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