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checklist

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noun check·list \ˈchek-ˌlist\

Simple Definition of checklist

  • : a list of things to be checked or done

  • : a list that includes many or all things of a certain kind

Full Definition of checklist

  1. :  a list of things to be checked or done <a pilot's checklist before takeoff>; also :  a comprehensive list

Examples of checklist

  1. Before takeoff the pilot went down his checklist of safety precautions.

  2. I still have one thing left to do on my checklist.

  3. a checklist of bird species



1853

First Known Use of checklist

1853



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