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Princeton's WordNet

  1. checklistnoun

    a list of items (names or tasks etc.) to be checked or consulted


  1. checklistnoun

    A list of tasks to be completed, names to be consulted, conditions to be verified and similar.


  1. Checklist

    A checklist is a type of job aid used in repetitive tasks to reduce failure by compensating for potential limits of human memory and attention. It helps to ensure consistency and completeness in carrying out a task. A basic example is the "to do list". A more advanced checklist would be a schedule, which lays out tasks to be done according to time of day or other factors. A primary task in checklist is documentation of the task and auditing against the documentation.Use of a written checklist can reduce any tendency to avoid, omit or neglect important steps in any task.


  1. checklist

    A checklist is a list of items or tasks that need to be completed, verified, or checked off, typically used as a reminder or guide in carrying out certain activities. It serves as an organizational tool that helps individuals or teams remember important steps or procedures in a systematic way.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Checklist

    Aid for consistent recording of data such as tasks completed and observations noted.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of checklist in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of checklist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of checklist in a Sentence

  1. Hisham Zaazou:

    They want to make sure there is a checklist, a manual for every airport ... what they call screening, second screening. They are reviewing all that process, it is there but they want to see if there are additional methods, additional equipment that we can get ... and we are doing that.

  2. Peter Goelz:

    Not doing your preflight checklist for takeoff is a potentially fatal mistake that can not be overlooked.

  3. Holly Phillips:

    This checklist of 10 reasons your internal thermostat is out of whack can help you get a handle on why you're chronically freezing your butt off. You're too thin Low body weight — defined as a BMI hovering around 18.5 or under — can chill you out for a couple of reasons. First, when you're underweight, you lack an adequate level of body fat to insulate you from cold temperatures, explained Maggie Moon, RD, a Los Angeles – based nutritionist. The other thing is, to maintain that low BMI, you have to reduce your food intake so you likely aren't eating very much at all. Skimping on calories puts the brakes on your metabolism, so you don't create enough body heat. Consider putting on a few pounds by loading up on whole, healthy foods that contain lots of protein, fat, and complex carbohydrates. RELATED : Subtle Signs of Eating Disorders Your Thyroid is out of whack Add cold intolerance to the long list of health issues you can blame on the butterfly-shaped gland in your neck. Always being cold is a telltale sign of hypothyroidism, which means Your Thyroid doesn't secrete enough thyroid hormone.

  4. Matthew Hood:

    The sacraments are the mystery of God crashing into our lives, it isn't just a checklist that you need to make in a Christian life. It’s something that changes us completely.

  5. Michael Warner:

    We will be there, we will do our best, but I'm trained to save people, not to use a checklist to decide if people are going to live or die, but that's where we're head and that's my biggest fear and I think a lot of healthcare workers are beyond angry, I think we're really forlorn about the situation we find ourselves in.

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