Definisi 'key'

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adjective satellite
1 serving as an essential component Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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3 something crucial for explaining Terjemahkan
Example:
the key to development is economic integration
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4 pitch of the voice Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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6 a kilogram of a narcotic drug Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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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) Terjemahkan
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9 a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida Terjemahkan
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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 Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
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13 a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access Terjemahkan
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) Terjemahkan
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15 the central building block at the top of an arch or vault Terjemahkan
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16 a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed Terjemahkan
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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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
20 identify as in botany or biology, for example Terjemahkan
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21 provide with a key Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
Example:
His new Mercedes was keyed last night in the parking lot
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23 regulate the musical pitch of Terjemahkan
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24 harmonize with or adjust to Terjemahkan
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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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