a check or draft, usually one of a set, issued by a bank, etc. in any of several denominations and sold to a traveler who signs it at issuance and again in the presence of the person cashing it
or trav·el·ers check
An internationally redeemable draft issued by a major financial services company in various denominations and payable only upon the purchaser's endorsement against the original signature on the draft.
traveler's check - Legal Definition
An instrument with a monetary face value that can be redeemed at locations other than one’s own financial institution. Generally accepted in all countries, a traveler’s check must be countersigned in presence of one who is accepting the traveler’s check as payment.