Definition of security check
- All government employees are subject to a security check.
: the quality or state of being secure: such as
: freedom from danger : safety
: freedom from fear or anxiety
: exposure of a chess king to an attack from which he must be protected or moved to safety
: a sudden stoppage of a forward course or progress : arrest
: a checking of an opposing player (as in ice hockey)
: to put (a chess king) in check
: rebuke, reprimand
: to slow or bring to a stop : brake
used to express assent or agreement
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