lock

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part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key bolt , deadbolt
storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock cabinet , locker , storage locker
floating structure that closes dock or canal lock caisson , camel
expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase coign , coigne , quoin
sequence of numbers or letters that opens a combination lock combination
lock that can be opened only by turning dials in a special sequence combination lock
lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled crimp
cylindrical metal home appliance that heats a lock of hair that has been curled around it curling iron
lock in which a cylinder rotates to move a bolt; tumblers are pins; inserting the key lifts and aligns the pins to free the cylinder to rotate cylinder lock
lock, springless bolt turned by key dead bolt
case consisting of an oblong container (usually having a lock) for carrying dispatches or other valuables dispatch box , dispatch case
lock on an exterior door doorlock
keyhole, doorknob, door lock metal plate escutcheon
lock's metal surrounding plate escutcheon
protective covering for the front of a machine or device (as a door lock or computer component) faceplate
lock of hair growing (or falling) over the forehead forelock
lock of a horse's mane that grows forward between the ears forelock , foretop
lock with hinged slotted part, secured by pin, bolt, padlock hasp
gate upstream from a lock or canal that is used to control the flow of water at the upper end head gate
gate controlling canal, lock, etc. head gate
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