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noun check·up \ˈchek-ˌəp\

Simple Definition of checkup

  • : an examination of a person made by a doctor to make sure the person is healthy; also : an instance of looking at the parts of a machine to make sure it is working properly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of checkup

  1. :  examination; especially :  a general physical examination

Examples of checkup in a sentence

  1. She goes for a checkup every year.

  2. The doctor gave me a checkup.

  3. She brought in her car for a 30,000-mile checkup.



1921

First Known Use of checkup

1921


CHECKUP Defined for Kids

checkup

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noun check·up \ˈchek-ˌəp\

Definition of checkup for Students

  1. 1 :  inspection, examination

  2. 2 :  a general physical examination made by a doctor or veterinarian




Medical Dictionary

checkup

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noun check·up \ˈchek-ˌəp\

Medical Definition of checkup

  1. :  examination; especially :  a general physical examination





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