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check-in

[chek-in] /ˈtʃɛkˌɪn/
noun
1.
the act or fact of checking in.
Origin of check-in
1915-1920
1915-20; noun use of verb phrase check in
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check in

verb (adverb)
1.
(intransitive) to record one's arrival, as at a hotel or for work; sign in or report
2.
(transitive) to register the arrival of (passengers, etc)
noun
3.
  1. the formal registration of arrival, as at an airport or a hotel
  2. (as modifier): check-in time
4.
the place where one registers arrival at an airport, etc
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Contemporary definitions for check-in
noun

act or instance of showing one's ticket to or registering with an authorized agent, as in an airport or hotel

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Check-in may require the presentation of payment, reservations, or other documentation or identification.

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