saddle key

noun

: a key for securing a member to a machine shaft that fits into a keyway in the secured member and is concave to grip the shaft by friction compare flat key, sunk key

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“Saddle key.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saddle%20key. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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