Definition of checkup
: examination; especially : a general physical examination
Examples of checkup in a sentence
She goes for a checkup every year.
The doctor gave me a checkup.
She brought in her car for a 30,000-mile checkup.
First Known Use of checkup
CHECKUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of checkup for English Language Learners
: 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
CHECKUP Defined for Kids
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