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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the shape of a keyhole

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Shaped like a keyhole: applied to the form of the orifice of the zoƓcia of certain polyzoans.


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