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  • v. Present participle of key.


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  • It's what he calls a keying: we automatically apply the lessons of real-life experiences to artificial ones.

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  • Clark, the nation's third-leading scorer, had seven points in keying a decisive 12-0 run that put the Peacocks up 21-9 with 11: 07 left in the first half. - Scores

  • Oakland Tribune publisher MediaNews, but many consumers are turned off by the idea of keying in their credit card number for a few dollars every time they want to read an old story.

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  • One important type of response is the "keying" of the memories of recent events by relating them to earlier and better known stories and traditions pp.210-211.

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  • And to the person talking about the "keying" what are you talking about?

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  • I recently read about "keying" pieces that is, running a guide line of sewing just inside the seam allowance on both halves before you assemble things and I'm going to give that a try next time.

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  • I felt as I had felt when the battalion first marched from Aire towards the firing-line, a kind of keying-up and wild expectation.


  • A well defined standardized bump on the top side of the USB plug would have probably been sufficient or some kind of keying of the metal plug itself that could be felt would have probably worked well for both USB cables and thumb drives.


  • If it were not for this bug I would highly recommend to ignore the layer keying which is just additional complexity which many smaller companies could do without.

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  • By a process of Internet Data Interchange a company's supply chain information will be able to remove many of the manual process such as keying information, faxes and phone calls from their daily routines.

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