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checkpoint
American English: /ˈtʃɛkˌpɔɪnt/
British English: /ˈtʃɛkpɔɪnt/

Translation of checkpoint in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The documents were taken from them when they tried to travel abroad at border checkpoints.
    • He led both of us to a table at a security checkpoint just inside the entrance.
    • He said that one of the main measures against the criminal groups, whose sources of income included smuggling, was to place security cameras at border checkpoints.

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