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He slowly turned the key in the lock.
All the windows were fitted with locks.
Use a steering-wheel lock for your car.
Even on full lock I couldn't get round the corner.
her flowing golden locks
Both factions thought they had a lock on the latest trend.
She cut off a lock of his hair and put it under her pillow.
They bought out the business lock, stock, and barrel.
The family headed lock, stock, and barrel for the city of Bath.
These files should be kept under lock and key.
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the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
the outer narrower bone in the bottom part of your leg. The other wider bone is your tibia.
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of lock from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.