Definition of central locking in English:

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central locking

Pronunciation: /ˈsentrəl läkiNG/


A locking system in a motor vehicle that enables the locks of all doors to be operated simultaneously by a single person.
Example sentences
  • With remote-controlled - or driver's door - operated central locking this is not possible.
  • Specification includes power steering, remote central locking, single CD player, driver and front passenger air bags, air conditioning, alarm and electric front windows.
  • Safety and luxury equipment levels are high - all models come with an eight-speaker radio / CD player, powered seats, cruise control, central locking and multi-zone climate control.

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Syllabification: cen·tral lock·ing

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