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key·way

(kē'wā),
In dentistry, the female portion of a precision attachment.
See also: keyway attachment.

keyway

Surgery The 'female' part of a 2-part interlocking surgical device

keyway

An undercutting made in a drilled tooth cavity so that the filling, when hardened, will be less likely to fall out.

key·way

(kē'wā)
In dentistry, the female portion of a precision attachment.

keyway,

n the slot into which the male portion of precision attachments fits.
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An easy way to help Soldiers find the keyways and prevent pin damage is to mark the keyways on the outside of both connectors with a thin line of bright paint.
Willenhall Road and the Keyway were closed for seven hours from Neachells Lane and Bilston Lane while enquiries were made at the scene and the car was recovered.
Keywest, on The Willenhall Estate, adjacent to the Keyway, has been developed by London & Cambridge Properties (LCP) and has a total space of 40,300 sq ft available for rent.
Project consists of installing poured in place surfacing which includes demolition and removal of matting and installing keyway.
10pm, on the island above The Keyway in Willenhall, where Bilston Lane meets Bilston Road.
The set screws left dimples when tightened into the shaft or keyway, making removal or adjustment difficult.
Two miles from Junction 10 of the M6, the site is on the Willenhall Industrial Estate, adjacent to the Keyway and close to the Black Country Route.
The SDC lock may be ordered with another manufacturer's keyway or prepared to accept another manufacturer's standard key cylinder or interchangeable core.
All SmartCode products come with SmartKey re-key technology built-in as the back-up keyway.
net officials in a recent news release published on a leading manufacturing news site, the company nearly tripled its offerings for metal fabrication, milling, turning, plastic molding & fabricating, sawing, keyway cutting, tooling custom precision machined parts, couplings, shafts, fasteners, bearings, mechanical seals and other made-to-order items at http://www.
All of those targeted were arrested, taken to mobile police sites at West Bromwich Albion Foundation, in West Bromwich; Showell Road park and ride, in Wolverhampton; and, the Keyway Retail Park, in Willenhall, where they were offered the support of addiction services staff from Addaction, Cocas and Horizon.
Spring engaged friction clutches are made to order with bore and keyway sizes specified by the buyer for shaft sizes from 0.