baggage reclaim


baggage reclaim
baggage reclaim noun
1. The process whereby (esp long-distance) travellers collect their baggage on arrival at their destination
2. The area in an airport terminal, etc where travellers collect their baggage after arrival
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Main Entry:baggage

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baggage reclaim UK [ˌbæɡɪdʒ ˈriːkleɪm] US [ˌbæɡɪdʒ ˈrikleɪm] noun [uncountable] tourism british
the place in an airport where people get their luggage after a flight
Thesaurus: airports and parts of airportshyponym

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ˈbaggage reclaim [baggage reclaim] (BrE) (NAmE ˈbaggage claim) noun uncountable
the place at an airport where you get your suitcases, etc. again after you have flown

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • reclaim — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Reclaim is used after these nouns: ↑baggage {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb Reclaim is used with these nouns as the object: ↑heritage, ↑identity, ↑land, ↑tax, ↑throne …   Collocations dictionary