from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A key with a large portion of the bit filed away so that it can open different locks.
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- noun A very simple design of key that usually has a
cylindricalshaft (sometimes called a "shank") and a single, minimal flat, rectangular tooth or "bit".
- noun A key that has parts
filedaway so that it will opena range of locks
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- noun a passkey with much of the bit filed away so that it can open different locks
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