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softkey

[sawft-kee, soft-] /ˈsɔftˌki, ˈsɒft-/
noun, Computers.
1.
any key on a keyboard, as a function key, that can be programmed.
Also, soft key.
Origin
soft + key1
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Examples from the web for softkey
  • Press the right arrow on the navigation button to view additional softkey buttons.
  • Tap this softkey to shift the center of the map area to another part of the map.
  • They felt there was too much typing of arcane commands when a softkey would be better.

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