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check-in (desk)

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈtʃek.ɪn/
B1 the place at an airport where you show your ticket so that you can be told where you will be sitting: A representative from the tour company will meet you at the check-in. I'll meet you at the check-in desk.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 登機手續辦理處,報到櫃檯…
in Chinese (Simplified) 登机手续办理处…
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