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Yale lock

noun [C] uk   /ˈjeɪlˌlɒk/ us    /-ˌlɑːk/ trademark
a type of lock, especially for doors, that is cylinder-shaped and is operated by a flat key: a Yale keyLocks and locksmithing
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