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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.
We used to make components machining only one feature at a time such as a thread or a bore or a slotted keyway.
Permitting precise shaft alignment, this coupling eliminates the conventional longitudinal slot and provides a close tolerance bore and keyway.
Now Staples, the office supplies retailer, which hosts regular business events at its stores nationwide, has teamed up with law-firm Cobbetts to offer small businesses a free-advice surgery at its store on Keyway Retail Park, Willenhall, on Wednesday.
Designed with stainless steel clamp style or keyway style hubs, the new coupling model features a patented composite disc design of the original CD coupling.
The net shape was so close to print that the only machining required was a skim cut to the side faces, the final ID and keyway for the shaft.
Efforts by ambulance staff to save the pair were in vain after they collided with railings on the approach to the Portobello island, near the Keyway dual carriageway.
Available with 1/2" to 1-1/2" bores machined from stainless steel, steel, and aluminum, the collars are supplied with a keyway and six through-holes.
Various openings are available, including bore and keyway, square, and hex.
A full range of options includes single and double vane models, keyway timing for reference points, rear porting and a variety of switches and sensors.
Minute Man keyway sets from The duMont Company, LLC include keyway broaches, bushings, and shims designed for cutting 5/8" or 3/4" keyways in six bore sizes from 2-3/8"--3".