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latchkey

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noun latch·key \ˈlach-ˌkē\

Simple Definition of latchkey

  • : a key for opening an outside door

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of latchkey

  1. :  a key to an outside and especially a front door

1825

First Known Use of latchkey

1825

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