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control key

noun [S] ( also Ctrl key)
 
 
( also control [U])
IT a key on a computer keyboard, usually with ‘Ctrlprinted on it, which you press with other keys to make the computer do a particular thing: Shortcut keys generally use the Ctrl key and a letter, such as Ctrl+C to copy.
Translations of “control key”
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦鍵盤上的)控制鍵…
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机键盘上的)控制键…
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