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verb [transitive] key pronunciation in British English /kiː/
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present tense
present participlekeying
past tensekeyed
past participlekeyed
  1. key


    key in

    to put information into a computer or other electronic machine using keys or a keyboard

    The data will need to be keyed immediately.

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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