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
The checkpoint inhibitors allow powerful immune cells to recognize and hone in on cancer cells and co-opt killer cells to destroy them.
UC Davis oncologist David Gandara reported a retrospective analysis of seven different trials of the checkpoint inhibitor Tecentriq in lung and bladder cancer, melanoma, and other tumors.
Immune checkpoint inhibitors, such as pembrolizumab (Keytruda) or nivolumab (Opdivo), tend to be better tolerated than traditional chemotherapy drugs.
In New Hampshire, Border Patrol stopped cars at checkpoint along the highway over the weekend.
If not, passengers will need to take them out of their carry-on at the checkpoint.
People commonly leave behind glasses, belts, IDs and keys at the checkpoint, according to the TSA.
Trying a checkpoint inhibitor seemed to make sense.
Four immunotherapy drugs for cancer, known as checkpoint inhibitors, have been approved.
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CHECKPOINT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of checkpoint for English Language Learners
: a place where people, cars, etc., are searched by someone (such as a police officer) before being allowed to continue
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