Examples of checkpoint in a Sentence
Our car was stopped at a police checkpoint before we were permitted to cross the border.
Recent Examples of checkpoint from the Web
On Sunday, a day before the bank robbery, militants attacked a checkpoint at the Sinai town of Sheikh Zuweid, killing six members of the security forces, according to the Egyptian army.
The clashes erupted on Sept. 17 after gunmen from the Dabashi brigade killed two Operation Room fighters at one of the city’s checkpoints.
In Southwest Florida, the terminal has three TSA checkpoints, one at the entrance of each concourse.
Militants on Monday attacked checkpoints and a bank in the Sinai town of Al Arish, killing three policemen, a bank security guard and a civilian, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said.
To dispel any notion of an occupation, soldiers and militiamen in Mosul have decorated their checkpoints with plastic flowers.
What about border checkpoints and the privacy issues that arise there?
The four young men have more stray camels wandering through their checkpoint than suspicious vehicles.
This drug, pembrolizumab, sold as Keytruda, is a checkpoint inhibitor.
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legal Definition of checkpoint
- a checkpoint to uncover drunk drivers
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