key seat

noun

Definition of key seat

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a bed or groove in a mechanical part to receive a key

keyseat

transitive verb

Definition of keyseat (Entry 2 of 2)

: to supply (as a mechanical part) with a key seat a keyseated shaft

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“Key seat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/key%20seat. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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