check

  1. a written order directing a bank to pay money
  2. an appraisal of the state of affairs
  3. the bill in a restaurant
  4. the state of inactivity following an interruption
  5. additional proof that something that was believed is true
  6. the act of inspecting or verifying
  7. a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.
  8. a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or br......

    Check

    (1) To not bet, with the option to call or raise later in the betting round. Equivalent to betting zero dollars. (2) Another word for chip, as in poker chip.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21171

    check

    (from the article `chess`) ...player moves a piece to a square on which it attacks the enemy king—that is, a square from which it could capture the king if the king is not ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/61

    check

    (from the article `keyboard instrument`) ...possible a short free flight for the hammer, after which the hammer falls so far away from the string that it cannot rebound against it, even when ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/61

    Check

    (US Currency and Slang) - Restaurant bill. Also, a cheque. In USA you settle a check with bills (ie. dollar bills) but in UK you pay your bills with a cheque!
    Found on http://www.hemyockcastle.co.uk/money.htm

    check

    [n] - a written order directing a bank to pay money 2. [n] - the bill in a restaurant 3. [n] - a textile pattern of squares or crossed lines (resembling a checkerboard) 4. [n] - obstructing an opponent in ice hockey 5. [n] - (chess) a direct attack on an opponent`s king 6. [n] - the act of inspecting or verifying 7. [v]
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=check

    Check

    • (n.) A woven or painted design in squares resembling the patten of a checkerboard; one of the squares of such a design; also, cloth having such a figure. • (n.) A written order directing a bank or banker to pay money as therein stated. See Bank check, below. • (n.) The forsaking by a hawk of its proper game to follow other birds. &...
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    check

    check-out procedure noun the act of inspecting or verifying; `they made a check of their equipment`; `the pilot ran through the check-out procedure`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    check

    chit noun the bill in a restaurant; `he asked the waiter for the check`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Check

    [chess] A check is a condition in chess, shogi and xiangqi that occurs when a player`s king (or general in xiangqi) is under threat of capture on their opponent`s next turn. A king so threatened is said to be in check. A player must get out of check, if possible, by interposing a piece between the threatening piece and the king, capturing t...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_(chess)

    Check

    [mobile app] Check (formerly Pageonce) is a mobile banking application developed by Check, Inc. Check utilizes proprietary account aggregation technology for secure payment technologies in its mobile applications. Check`s primary service allows users to pay bills and track bank, credit card, investment, and loan transactions and balances th...
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    Check

    [pattern] A check (also checker, Brit: chequer) is a pattern of modified stripes consisting of crossed horizontal and vertical lines forming squares. ==Etymology== The word is derived from the ancient Persian language word shah, meaning `king`, from the oriental game of chess, played on a squared board, particularly from the expression shah...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_(pattern)

    Check

    [unit testing framework] Check is an open source unit testing framework in the style of xUnit for C programs. The framework is considered stable—even though it has not reached its 1.0 release yet—and is available in the package distribution systems of most Linux distributions, as well as for Windows and OS X. Check is used by some well-...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_(unit_testing_framework)

    Check

    Check adjective Checkered; designed in checks.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check intransitive verb To make a stop; to pause; -- with at . « The mind, once jaded by an attempt above its power, either is disabled for the future, or else checks at any vigorous undertaking ever after. Locke. » 2. To clash or interfere. [ R.] Bacon.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check noun [ Middle English chek , Old French eschec , French échec , a stop, hindrance, orig. check in the game of chess, plural échecs chess, through AR., from Pers. shāh king. See Shah , and confer Checkmate , Chess , Checker
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    Check transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Checked ; present participle & verbal noun checking .] 1. (Chess) To make a move which puts an adversary's piece, esp. his king, in check; to put in check. 2. To ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/59

    Check

    1.(n) An interruption of the run caused by hounds losing the line. 2.(v) Hounds check when they lose the line temporarily.
    Found on http://www.hickorycreekhunt.com/glossary/

    Check

    A check is a request or an order in writing to the bank to pay a certain sum of money, as specified in the check and to a particular person or organisation, from the account of the issuer of the check to the account of the bearer of the check or in cash. There are several types of check including blank, travellers, personal, cashiers etc. The check...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213

    Check

    A check is an order written by a depositor instructing the bank to pay a specific amount to a recipient from the depositor?s bank account. In other words, a check is a way to tell the bank to transfer money from your bank account to someone else personally or someone else?s bank account.
    Found on https://www.myaccountingcourse.com/accounting-dictionary/c

    Check

    A crack along and across the grain usually caused by drying.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21356

    Check

    A draft upon a particular account in a bank, in which the drawer or maker (the person who has the account and signs the check) directs the bank to pay a certain amount to the payee. (See also: negotiable instrument)
    Found on http://www.nolo.com/dictionary/check-term.html

    Check

    A lumber defect caused by uneven shrinking of the wood during drying. A checked board has splits which develop lengthwise across the growth rings.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21489

    Check

    A pattern consisting of crossed horizontal and vertical bands in two or more colors in a woven cloth, can be found in upholstery, multipurpose or drapery weight fabrics.
    Found on http://www.duralee.com/Fabric-Glossary.htm

    Check

    A rebate, normally larger than a fillet.
    Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/
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