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Meaning of “keyhole” in the English Dictionary

"keyhole" in British English

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keyholenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkiː.həʊl/  us   /-hoʊl/
a ​hole in a ​lock that you put a ​key into
(Definition of keyhole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"keyhole" in American English

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keyholenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkiˌhoʊl/
a ​hole in a ​lock into which a ​keyfits
(Definition of keyhole from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “keyhole”
in Arabic ثُقْب المِفْتاح…
in Korean 열쇠 구멍…
in Portuguese buraco da fechadura…
in Catalan forat del pany…
in Japanese かぎ穴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锁眼,钥匙孔…
in Turkish anahtar deliği…
in Russian замочная скважина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鎖眼,鎖匙孔…
in Italian buco della serratura…
in Polish dziurka od klucza…
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