countercheck

noun (1)
coun·ter·check | \ ˈkau̇n-tər-ˌchek \

Definition of countercheck 

(Entry 1 of 3)

: a check or restraint often operating against something that is itself a check

countercheck

verb
counterchecked; counterchecking; counterchecks

Definition of countercheck (Entry 2 of 3)

transitive verb

2 : to check a second time for verification

counter check

noun (2)

Definition of counter check (Entry 3 of 3)

: a check obtainable at a bank usually to be cashed only at the bank by the drawer

First Known Use of countercheck

Noun (1)

1584, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1579, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun (2)

1856, in the meaning defined above

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