Definition of self-checkout in English:


Syllabification: self-check·out


[usually as modifier]
  • A system whereby customers can scan goods themselves and pay without a cashier in a supermarket or other store: self-checkout machines self-checkout requires each item to be individually scanned
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    • Self checkout was the norm for Joan.
    • The Library continues to promote self-help services, such as self checkout and online responses to frequently asked questions.
    • I suggested a boycott of self-checkout lanes.

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