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combination lock Syllabification: com·bi·na·tion lock
Pronunciation: /ˌkämbəˈnāSHən läk/

Definition of combination lock in English:


A lock that is opened by rotating a dial or set of dials, marked with letters or numbers, through a specific sequence.
Example sentences
  • I twirled the combination lock and opened my locker.
  • He turned the combination lock on one and opened the door, revealing a stack of books and notebooks, with dozens of papers mixed within.
  • She arrived at her locker, expertly opening her combination lock and then unpacking her backpack with the many textbooks it held.
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