Definition of keypad in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkēˌpad/


A miniature keyboard or set of buttons for operating a portable electronic device, telephone, or other equipment.
Example sentences
  • Changeable cell phone covers and face plates to suit your mood, the latest holograms, flashing keypads and colorful gemlike keypads can bring a smile to your face.
  • This phenomenon is also often seen on heavily-used telephone keypads and computer keyboards.
  • This technology will do away with the need for complex keypads on mobile phones, MP3 players, digital cameras and other handheld products.

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Syllabification: key·pad

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