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keyslot

[kee-slot] /ˈkiˌslɒt/
noun
1.
a short, curved slot cut into a shaft for a Woodruff key.
Compare keyway (def 1).
Origin of keyslot
key1 + slot1
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  • The only remedy is to enlarge the key slot in both gear and shaft and to fit a larger retaining key.

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