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Synonyms for key

Synonyms for key

a means or method of entering into or achieving something desirable

dominant in importance or influence

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metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated

something crucial for explaining

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pitch of the voice

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any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music

a kilogram of a narcotic drug

a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple

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United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812

a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida

(basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court

a list of answers to a test

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a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations

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a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access

mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)

the central building block at the top of an arch or vault

identify as in botany or biology, for example

provide with a key

vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key

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regulate the musical pitch of

harmonize with or adjust to

serving as an essential component

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I am pleased that Meridians Key Field will be able to complete these much-needed improvement projects, Wicker said.
Deputy Head of the Foundation's Board Imad-Eddin al-Rashid said the foundation aims to help people of Jerusalem stay in their city and alleviate their calamitous suffering and hardship through setting up projects in the key fields of housing, education and health.
For his part, the French diplomat said that the French embassy would present all required support for key fields in addition to exchange experiences in different arenas.
I will discuss with the officials in the Iraqi oil ministry key fields to be included in executive programs in which Egyptian companies will take part to rehabilitate the infrastructure that would guarantee an increase in Iraqi oil production," he added.
Our growth strategy in our core area for 2008 will be focused on our horizontal drilling project in Leatherwood, as well as adding to our acreage position in key fields.
In addition to system and document-level security, password-protected selective cell locking should be used so key fields, such as formulas, cannot be changed.
Ranked as one of the world's top patent-producing companies, NEC delivers tailored solutions in the key fields of computers, networking, and electron devices by integrating its technical strengths in IT and networks and by providing advanced semiconductor solutions through NEC Electronics Corporation.
Durham Business School is adding to its strengths and international expertise by welcoming new academic staff in key fields of work.
The software allows file folders to be selected by using up to eight user-defined key fields for maximum flexibility in records tracking and management.
The graphic user interface is designed for easy one-click navigation, and file folders can be selected using up to eight user-defined key fields for maximum flexibility in record tracking and management.
Denmark has introduced a job-card scheme aimed at eliminating work and residence permit processing delays for highly skilled foreigners in key fields.
The concepts are analogous to the key fields, and each concept includes a range of values that can be selected (i.
The building will contain laboratory space for the school's scientific investigators to conduct research in such key fields as cancer, cardiovascular disease, neurosciences and imaging, infectious diseases, and genetics.
Pros included strong educational systems, a large pool of technologically skilled labor, highly efficient uses of energy, and leadership in many key fields such as mobile telephony.
Scholars have investigated the humanism of leading Italian city-states and of key European countries as well as of prominent Renaissance intellectual figures and of key fields of study, such as music, education, and the sciences.