1. check bit (computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error
  2. checkpoint a place (as at a frontier) where travellers are stopped for inspection and clearance
  3. chukka boot a shoe that comes up to the ankle and is laced through two or three pairs of eyelets; often made of suede
  4. check out examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
  5. checkout the act of inspecting or verifying
  6. chalk pit a quarry for chalk
  7. chalkpit a quarry for chalk
  8. check into examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
  9. checkered patterned with alternating squares of color
  10. checkmate an inescapable attack on an opponent's king, in chess
  11. checkbook a book issued to holders of checking accounts
  12. cockpit compartment where the pilot sits while flying an aircraft
  13. checked patterned with alternating squares of color
  14. chuck out throw or cast away
  15. checkup a thorough physical examination
  16. rock bit a drill bit that has hardened rotating rollers
  17. hawkbit any of various common wildflowers of the genus Leontodon
  18. checklist a list of items to be checked or consulted
  19. chickadee any of various small grey-and-black songbirds of North America
  20. chokepoint a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel

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