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checkoutnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃek.aʊt/  us   /ˈtʃek.aʊt/
B1 the place in a shop, especially a large food shop, 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.
B1 the place on a website where you order and pay for goods: Choose your CD-ROMs and proceed to checkout.

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(Definition of checkout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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checkoutnoun [U]

 us   /ˈtʃek·ɑʊt/
the act of leaving a hotel and paying your bill: Late checkout should be arranged in advance.
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checkoutnoun

uk   us   /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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