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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CHECKUP

"Wade Lucas wanted me to drop in on him for a checkup," he mentioned.

I just had a checkup from Dr. Willoughby, and he thinks I'm more than holding my own.

Did you give Maragon's heart a checkup in the last couple of weeks?

He was still standing there when the checkup squad marched in and arrested him for gross dereliction of duty.

This checkup determined which slaves were late or who had committed some offense late on the day before or during the night.

And he'd had his usual monthly checkup not more than ten days ago, only to be assured there was nothing wrong with him.

Government medical authorities met the women at checkup time and demonstrated that the Leff Law had teeth in it.

How many at the time of Dallas would be in your checkup control file system with this periodic review?

We found also in the checkup file no uncontrolled individuals that we thought warranted an alert for Dallas.

WORD ORIGIN

also check-up, "careful examination," 1921, American English, from check (v.) + up (adv.), on notion of a checklist of things to be examined. The verbal phrase check up (on) is attested from 1889.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CHECKUP

check

nouninspection, examination
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