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pound key

a push button on a telephone or key on a computer keyboard that is marked with a pound sign (#). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Please enter the amount of repayment in whole dollars only and then press the pound key.
  • Please enter your credit alert access code, and then press the pound key.
  • Please enter the temperature at the time of observation followed by the pound key.
  • If you wish to withdraw your question, please press the pound key.
  • To remove yourself from the queue, please press the pound key.
  • To withdraw your question, you may press the pound key.
  • You'll hear a tone indicating you've been placed in queue and may remove yourself from queue by pressing the pound key.
  • It's also the symbol on the pushbutton on a standard pushbutton telephone--the pound key.

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