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English definition of “baggage allowance”

baggage allowance

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
the weight or number of cases and bags that you are allowed to take onto an aircraft without paying extra
(Definition of baggage allowance from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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