Definition of baggage claim in English:
The area in an airport where arriving passengers collect luggage that has been carried in the hold of the aircraft.
- There were so many spectators examining the wicket during the tea interval that it could have been a Test match at Headingley or a baggage reclaim at Manchester Airport.
- She had walked into the red channel at Heathrow from the baggage reclaim area saying that she had some items to declare.
- So, when the Scot arrived at Heathrow baggage reclaim following a tour of the Far East, he was understandably anxious to find his precious piece of wood.
Definition of baggage claim in:
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