Definition of Checkout counter
1. Noun. A counter in a supermarket where you pay for your purchases.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Checkout Counter
Literary usage of Checkout counter
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Elements Of Ergonomics Programs: A Primer Based On Workplace Evaluations Of by Alexander L. Cohen (1997)
"They indicated that — the far corner of the checkout counter required extended ... A barrier was placed at the far corner of each checkout counter to reduce ..."
2. Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow (2006)
"He pulled out his wallet as they drew up closer to the checkout counter. He slid out the plastic ID holder, flipping past the health card and the driver's ..."
3. Workforce 2000: Work and Workers for the 21st Century by DIANE Publishing Company, William B. Johnstone, Arnold E. Packer (1993)
"The Automated checkout counter: At the mall also, technology may lead to great productivity gains. Imagine, for example, a store checkout system in which ..."
4. Preventing Tobacco Use Among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General by M. Joycelyn Elders (1997)
"... that retailers post highly prominent signs detailing that the law (for example) requires that tobacco be sold from behind the checkout counter, ..."
5. Personal Finance by Robert S. Rosefsky (2002)
"At the checkout counter, the laser machine that reads the bar codes helps the market control costs, thus keeping prices down. Human nature As an experiment ..."