Definisi 'key'
English to English
adjective satellite
1 serving as an essential component
Example:
• 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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noun
2 metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
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3 something crucial for explaining
Example:
• the key to development is economic integration
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4 pitch of the voice
Example:
• he spoke in a low key
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5 any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
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6 a kilogram of a narcotic drug
Example:
• they were carrying two keys of heroin
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7 a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple
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8 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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9 a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
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10 (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
Example:
• he hit a jump shot from the top of the key
• he dominates play in the paint
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11 a list of answers to a test
Example:
• some students had stolen the key to the final exam
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12 a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations
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13 a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access
Example:
• a safe-deposit box usually requires two keys to open it
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14 mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)
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15 the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
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16 a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
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17 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.
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18 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.
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19 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.
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verb
20 identify as in botany or biology, for example
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21 provide with a key
Example:
• We were keyed after the locks were changed in the building
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22 vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key
Example:
• His new Mercedes was keyed last night in the parking lot
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23 regulate the musical pitch of
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24 harmonize with or adjust to
Example:
• key one's actions to the voters' prevailing attitude
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25 To fasten or secure firmly; to fasten or tighten with keys or wedges.
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More Word(s)
wind, wind up, atonalism, atonality, tonal, tonality, designation, identification, identity, basketball, basketball game, hoops, music, argot, cant, jargon, lingo, patois, assort, class, classify, separate, sort, device, lever, building block, mechanical device, pitch, list,

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