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doc Definition of key
    English to English
    noun
  • metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • something crucial for explaining
  • The key to development is economic integration.
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  • pitch of the voice
  • He spoke in a low key.
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  • any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
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  • a kilogram of a narcotic drug
  • They were carrying two keys of heroin.
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  • a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple
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  • United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812; the poem was later set to music and entitled `The Star-Spangled Banner' (1779-1843)
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  • a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
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  • (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court
  • He hit a jump shot from the top of the key.
    He dominates play in the paint.
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  • a list of answers to a test
  • Some students had stolen the key to the final exam.
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  • a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations
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  • a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access
  • A safe-deposit box usually requires two keys to open it.
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  • mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)
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  • the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
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  • a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
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  • An instrument by means of which the bolt of a lock is shot or drawn; usually, a removable metal instrument fitted to the mechanism of a particular lock and operated by turning in its place.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • A metallic lever by which the circuit of the sending or transmitting part of a station equipment may be easily and rapidly opened and closed; any device for closing or opening an electric circuit.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • A simplified version or analysis which accompanies something as a clue to its explanation, a book or table containing the solutions to problems, ciphers, allegories, or the like, or a table or synopsis of conspicuous distinguishing characters of members of a taxonomic group.
  • source: Webster 1913
    adjective satellite
  • serving as an essential component
  • A cardinal rule.
    The central cause of the problem.
    An example that was fundamental to the argument.
    Computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure.
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    verb
  • identify as in botany or biology, for example
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  • provide with a key
  • We were keyed after the locks were changed in the building.
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  • vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key
  • His new Mercedes was keyed last night in the parking lot.
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  • regulate the musical pitch of
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  • harmonize with or adjust to
  • Key one's actions to the voters' prevailing attitude.
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  • To fasten or secure firmly; to fasten or tighten with keys or wedges.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    noun
  • [ki] Sus
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaol-Tagalog
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