Meaning of “mike check” in the English Dictionary

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"mike check" in British English

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mike checknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmaɪk ˌtʃek/ us /ˈmaɪk ˌtʃek/

a check to see if a microphone is working correctly, usually by saying something into it:

The sound engineers were up on the stage doing mike checks.

US informal a way of interrupting a politician or other person who is making a speech, by shouting "mike check" and then saying why you do not agree with what they are saying

(Definition of “mike check” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)