home key


Definition of home key

: one of the eight keys for the characters asdf and jkl; on which the fingers normally rest in starting position for touch typing

called also guide key

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First Known Use of home key

1910, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of home key was in 1910

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“Home key.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20key. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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