Meaning of “keyhole” in the English Dictionary

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"keyhole" in British English

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keyholenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkiː.həʊl/ us /ˈkiː.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 key fits

(Definition of “keyhole” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)