baggage reclaim


baggage reclaim
'baggage .reclaim
especially BrE also 'baggage .claim AmE n [U]
the place at an airport where you collect your cases and bags after a flight

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • 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 • • • Main Entry: ↑baggage * * * baggage …   Useful english dictionary

  • baggage reclaim — noun The designated location for receiving checked luggage such as the baggage carousels at an airport. Syn: baggage claim …   Wiktionary

  • baggage reclaim — bag|gage re|claim [ ,bægıdʒ rikleım ] noun uncount BRITISH the BAGGAGE CLAIM area of an airport …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • baggage reclaim — UK [ˌbæɡɪdʒ ˈriːkleɪm] / US [ˌbæɡɪdʒ ˈrɪkleɪm] noun [uncountable] tourism British the place in an airport where people get their luggage after a flight …   English dictionary

  • baggage claim — UK US noun [U] (UK baggage reclaim) ► the place in an airport where you get your cases and bags when you arrive after flying: »baggage reclaim area …   Financial and business terms

  • baggage — noun (esp. AmE) ADJECTIVE ▪ carry on, hand (BrE) ▪ checked (esp. AmE), checked in (BrE) ▪ Any sharp objects must go in your checked baggage. ▪ excess …   Collocations dictionary

  • baggage claim — noun an area in an airport where arriving passengers can collect the luggage that has been carried in the hold of the aircraft • Hypernyms: ↑area * * * baggage claim (or baggage claim area) : the area in an airport or bus station where you pick… …   Useful english dictionary

  • baggage claim — noun The designated location for receiving checked luggage such as the baggage carousels at an airport. Syn: baggage reclaim …   Wiktionary

  • reclaim — /rəˈkleɪm / (say ruh klaym) verb (t) 1. to claim or demand the return or restoration of (something or someone): to reclaim baggage; to reclaim someone s affection. 2. to bring (wild, waste, or marshy land) into a condition for cultivation or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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


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