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LATCH

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children. The US version of ISOFIX, the international standard which specifies where the attachment points for child safety seats in passenger vehicles are to be placed.

latch

, latch-on (lach) (lach′on″)
The attachment of the baby's mouth to the mother's nipple. Effective and comfortable latch-on is a crucial element in successful breast-feeding.
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Abi Witherden, 38, from Coulby Newham, was also at the Big Latch On with her 16-month-old son Steffan.
Mums to other Big Latch On events taking place in the north are being told to gather for 10.
Latch On SA is the non-profits main event annually.
We hope everyone will have a fantastic evening in raising funds for LATCH.
Kiekert's Beta latch platform offers a wide range of applications: from sliding side doors to cargo doors.
TOM: It'd be helpful if you could see a latch that works properly first.
Denise Henderson, general manager of Latch, says, "We're extremely grateful to Redrow Homes South Wales for choosing Latch as the charity to support throughout their anniversary year.
The eGard Slide Latch provides easy handing and secondary action for locking and unlocking doors to safeguarded areas.
In the past 3 decades, latch mechanisms have evolved from primarily mechanical components to electro-mechanical systems.
The company already has manufacturing agreements with latch makers in India, Korea and China - where it will supply MG Rover's successor Nanjing Auto with all its latches - and is in talks with a Japanese latch manufacturer.
The latch comes in either the old style or the new triangular style.
The safety lock prevents the latch clamp from being accidentally opened by bumping the handle.