1. checkout counter a counter in a supermarket where you pay for your purchases
  2. snack counter usually inexpensive bar
  3. meat counter counter where meats are displayed for sale
  4. headcounter someone who conducts surveys of public opinion
  5. check register a register of checks issued (usually in numeric order)
  6. Geiger counter counter tube that detects ionizing radiations
  7. vote counter an official appointed to count the votes
  8. back country a remote and undeveloped area
  9. checkout line a queue of people waiting to pay for purchases
  10. encounter come together
  11. check-out procedure the act of inspecting or verifying
  12. over-the-counter purchasable without a doctor's prescription
  13. West Country the southwestern part of England
  14. duck hunter hunter of ducks
  15. notions counter counter where notions are sold
  16. decanter a bottle with a stopper; for serving drinks
  17. short account a brokerage account of someone who sells short
  18. checking account a bank account against which the depositor can draw checks that are payable on demand
  19. checkout time the latest time for vacating a hotel room
  20. old country the country of origin of an immigrant