Definition of baggage reclaim in English:

baggage reclaim

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(US baggage claim)


  • The area in an airport where arriving passengers collect luggage that has been transported in the hold of the aircraft.
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    • 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.

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