Definition of lockset in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈläkset/


A complete locking system, including knobs, plates, and a locking mechanism, especially for a door.
Example sentences
  • A deadbolt lock backs up a lockset on entry doors to provide maximum security.
  • They are available in models for simple bike locks, locksets and heavy-duty use.
  • The mortise lockset is the most secure locking mechanism for a door.

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Syllabification: lock·set

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