from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of stitch resembling ladder-stitch.


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  • Airlines are supposed to conduct secondary ladder-point security checks for all departing flights and the alert is effective for 30 days from the date of issue. ‘‘The fact that a 100% check has been specified in the circular shows that the level of alert is high, †™ †™ a security officer said. ‘‘We have been asked to scan each check-in bag and not rely only on machines.

    The Times of India

  • The measures taken by the airlines include secondary ladder-point checks of the cabin luggage of the passengers.

    Daily News & Analysis


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