noun 1. (in a window sash) a meeting rail, especially one closing against the corresponding rail with a diagonal or rabbeted overlap.
noun 1. (in a window sash) a meeting rail, especially one closing against the corresponding rail with a diagonal or rabbeted overlap. /ˈtʃɛkˌreɪl/ noun 1. (Brit) another word for guardrail (sense 2)
[chek-reyn] /ˈtʃɛkˌreɪn/ noun 1. a short passing from the bit to the saddle of a harness, to prevent the horse from lowering its head. Compare (def 2), . 2. a short joining the bit of one of a span of horses to the driving of the other. /ˈtʃɛkˌreɪn/ noun 1. the usual US word for […]
[chek-room, -roo m] /ˈtʃɛkˌrum, -ˌrʊm/ noun 1. a where hats, coats, parcels, etc., may be . /ˈtʃɛkˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/ noun 1. (US & Canadian) a place at a railway station, airport, etc, where luggage may be left for a small charge with an attendant for safekeeping Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) left-luggage office