key vs quay

key quay

Definitions

  • 1) A button that is depressed to cause a corresponding character or function to be typed or executed by a typewriter or to be accepted as input by a computer.
  • 2) The principal tonality of a work.
  • 3) A keycard.
  • 4) Botany A samara.
  • 5) A similar implement or an electronic device used for opening, winding, or starting something.
  • 6) A kilogram of marijuana, cocaine, or heroin.
  • 7) The pitch of a voice or other sound.
  • 8) A button or lever that is depressed to operate a machine.
  • 9) A determining factor in accomplishing or achieving something.
  • 10) A set of answers to a test.
  • 11) A low offshore island or reef, especially in the Gulf of Mexico; a cay.
  • 12) The act of replacing portions of a video or photograph containing a preselected color with material from a separate image, as by chroma key.
  • 13) A notched and grooved, usually metal implement that is turned to open or close a lock.
  • 14) A characteristic tone or level of intensity, as of a speech or sales campaign. Often used in combination.
  • 15) Something that provides access to or understanding of something else.
  • 16) Music A button or lever that is depressed with the finger to produce or modulate the sound of an instrument, such as a clarinet or piano.
  • 17) Basketball An area at each end of the court between the baseline and the foul line and including the jump-ball circle at the foul line.
  • 18) An outline of the distinguishing characteristics of a group of organisms, used as a guide in taxonomic identification.
  • 19) A device, such as a wedge or pin, inserted to lock together mechanical or structural parts.
  • 20) A table, gloss, or cipher containing correspondences, as for decoding or interpreting something.
  • 21) Computers A number used by a cryptographic algorithm to encrypt or decrypt data.
  • 22) Architecture The keystone in the crown of an arch.
  • 23) A tonal system consisting of seven tones in fixed relationship to a tonic, having a characteristic key signature and being the structural foundation of the bulk of Western music; tonality.
  • 24) See Keys.
  • 25) Of crucial importance; significant.
  • 26) To regulate the tone of by the use of a key, or to set to a key or pitch in any way, as a musical instrument: as, to key up a violin.
  • 27) To fasten with a key, or with a wedge-shaped piece of wood or metal; fasten or secure firmly.
  • 28) To vandalize or mar by scratching with a key.
  • 29) To pay close attention; focus.
  • 30) To bring into harmony; adjust or adapt.
  • 31) To enter (data) into a computer by means of a keyboard.
  • 32) To identify (a biological specimen).
  • 33) To supply with a key of correspondences or with corresponding references.
  • 34) Sports To watch or cover an opposing player closely in an effort to limit the player's effectiveness. Used with on:
  • 35) To operate (a device), as for typesetting, by means of a keyboard.
  • 36) To cause to pay attention to.
  • 37) To replace portions of a video or photograph containing a preselected color with material from a separate image, as by chroma key.
  • 38) Architecture To furnish (an arch) with a keystone.
  • 39) To produce, replace, or include by chroma key.
  • 40) To lock with a key.
  • 41) Music To regulate the pitch of.
  • 42) To be the determining or crucial factor in.
  • 43) (in key) In consonance with other factors.
  • 44) (out of key) Not in consonance with other factors.

Definitions

  • 1) nautical A stone or concrete structure on navigable water used for loading and unloading vessels; a wharf.
  • 2) A wharf or reinforced bank for the loading or unloading of ships or boats.
  • 3) A mole, bank, or wharf, formed toward the sea, or at the side of a harbor, river, or other navigable water, for convenience in loading and unloading vessels.
  • 4) wharf usually built parallel to the shoreline
  • 5) An obsolete or dialectal form of whey.
  • 6) A landing-place; a place where vessels are loaded and unloaded; a wharf: usually constructed of stone, but sometimes of wood, iron, etc., along a line of coast or a river-bank or round a harbor or dock.
  • 7) To land or tie up at a quay or similar structure, especially used in the phrase "quay up".
  • 8) To furnish with quays.

Examples

  • 1) That has come against a backdrop of injuries to key players.
  • 2) This time they need to be under lock and key.
  • 3) The identity of the scrum coach is one key appointment that remains unknown.
  • 4) The biggest of these is the casting of inexperienced actors in the key roles.
  • 5) She said that mealtimes were a key factor.
  • 6) The police gave us a crime number but it emerged the burglars gained access by using a front door key.
  • 7) Education is the key to saving a generation of Syrians from despair and permanent disadvantage.
  • 8) The key thing to note is that they really aren't scary to wear.
  • 9) The way this worked in WWI was the telephone was the key instrument in the war.
  • 10) There are also concerns about weak spots in the steel reactor pressure vessel at Flamanville - a key piece of equipment which houses the reactor.
  • 11) This is a major key to understanding the story.
  • 12) You had a key and you locked the door.
  • 13) It is why it is one of the key elements of my method.
  • 14) Who are the key players and how do they spend it all?
  • 15) But the two workers are now considered potential key witnesses.
  • 16) The results could provide key insights into how comets contributed to those beginnings.
  • 17) But the body is also the key instrument in the art form of interior design.
  • 18) Both play key roles in their regions.
  • 19) This issue is key to future economic growth as well as fairness between the generations.
  • 20) There are some items in a more minor key.
  • 21) The key opens the door to a secret rose garden.
  • 22) This time concentration was the important key.
  • 23) What it was like was when you press too many keys on your keyboard and it freezes.
  • 24) It is like sticking a close copy of a key into a lock.
  • 25) We want key pieces that you come back to.
  • 26) He can be England's key man.
  • 27) Diet plays a key role, and you're right to think that calcium is one of the most important components.
  • 28) _The key to the proper control of China and the building-up of the new Republican State is the railway key_ ....
  • 29) My eye caught sight of the great key, _Pakenham's key_, lying there on the table.
  • 30) Say that I made bold to assert that you did not possess the key that would unlock the sacred places of her heart; and you may add further, that I say the _key is held by another_.
  • 31) Get the list of values for a particular key on the current post. get_post_meta ($post_id, $key, $single = false)
  • 32) keyWait % key%, T%tout%; Wait for key to be released.
  • 33) The one that fits the bill is memcache_add () which, if a key is already added returns a failure condition. locked_mecache_update ($memcache, $key, $updateFunction, $expiryTime, $waitUTime, $maxTries) * A function to do ensure only one thing can update a memcache at a time.
  • 34) GetkeyState, state, % key%, P; stores the state of the key to variable 'state' if state = U; The key has been released, so break out of the loop.
  • 35) A:: loop if checkkeyreleased (A_thishotkey); break; presskey ( "z"); return presskey (key, del1 = 999999, del2 = 999999); global delaybetweenfkeys, fkeydowndelay del1: = del1 = 999999? fkeydowndelay: del1; del2: = del2 = 999999? delaybetweenfkeys: del2; sendinput {% key% down}; sleep % del1%; sendinput {% key% up}; sleep % del2%; checkkeyreleased (key, checkdelay = 2)
  • 36) ‘In the recovery room and three theatres, the drugs cupboards had been opened using force and the metal cupboards inside had been opened with keys.’
  • 37) ‘He pulled the keys out, opened the door and slammed it closed.’
  • 38) ‘From her pockets, she produced a key and inserted the key into the door, opening it.’
  • 39) ‘I inserted my key into the lock and opened the door, listening for telltale sounds.’
  • 40) ‘Then they tried to use the keys to open the door but put the wrong key in the lock.’
  • 41) ‘It will be a far cry from North Sea Camp open prison where inmates have keys to their own rooms.’
  • 42) ‘I fished out my keys, opened the door, and let him in.’
  • 43) ‘But Moore had a set of keys, so he opened the door for himself.’
  • 44) ‘It took him a few minutes to find the right key and open the lock.’
  • 45) ‘Thieves are only too happy to look out for people leaving their doors open and keys on show.’
  • 46) ‘When David Brooke arrived the curtains were closed and the keys were inside the door lock.’
  • 47) ‘Maria fiddled with the keys, trying to open the lock to the door of her yellow convertible.’
  • 48) ‘He walked me to the door and I fumbled with my keys before opening it.’
  • 49) ‘Later on I realized I had lost my keys and Bernie found them in the sand, about fifteen feet away from where we were sitting.’
  • 50) ‘He also made a large key for the door of Sheriff Hutton Hall.’
  • 51) ‘Peterson glared at him as he pulled a house key from his jacket pocket.’
  • 52) ‘When he reached her door, he turned the spare key in the lock and walked inside.’
  • 53) ‘Ryan turned his house key in the door and followed Katalyn inside.’
  • 54) ‘He bent down and pushed the key into the keyhole.’
  • 55) ‘Gone forever are the enormous key rings with the bunches of clanging keys carried by the prison officers.’
  • 56) ‘Anytime we flip a switch, turn a key in the ignition, or mail a letter, we expect something to happen.’
  • 57) ‘He switched the keys in the ignition and the car started to roar.’
  • 58) ‘When police stopped him his car engine was switched off and the keys were in the ignition and he was sitting in the driver's seat.’
  • 59) ‘Now he reached for the keys, turned the ignition key and waited, half-expecting the car not to start.’
  • 60) ‘Twist the key in the ignition and the engine doesn't so much explode into life as dutifully and modestly clear its throat.’
  • 61) ‘There are systems already installed in our vehicles to warn us that we have left our headlights on or our keys in the ignition.’
  • 62) ‘I sighed with relief before sliding into the jeep and slipping the keys in the ignition.’
  • 63) ‘Thieves have been preying on motorists who leave their keys in the ignition and engines running to defrost their cars.’
  • 64) ‘He swerved into his parking space on the dock, took his key out of the ignition, locked the car and ran up to the ship.’
  • 65) ‘I put everything back in the bag, grabbed my keys out of the ignition, locked the doors, slung the bag over my shoulder and waited.’
  • 66) ‘Alysha took the keys out of the ignition and locked the car.’
  • 67) ‘The key was in the ignition and Jessie was about to pull out of the parking lot, when she stopped.’
  • 68) ‘She turned the key in the ignition and they left Pickering Beach, driving west.’
  • 69) ‘Lucas shifted the car into park before pulling the keys from the ignition.’
  • 70) ‘Because it was a secluded spot with no-one else around she left the keys in the ignition with the engine running.’
  • 71) ‘She put the keys into the ignition and sped off into the night, trying to find something to concentrate on besides her disturbing memories.’
  • 72) ‘Figuring they'd be arguing for awhile, she just pulled the keys out of the ignition and leaned back across the seat, looking her son in the eye.’
  • 73) ‘I put the keys in the ignition and backed out of the driveway.’
  • 74) ‘I am now car-less and about £2,000 out of pocket, as I don't think that the insurance will pay out as I had left the keys in the ignition.’
  • 75) ‘He also grabbed the car keys from the ignition to prevent them driving off.’
  • 76) ‘It later serviced the local textile industry, but then found a niche with the water industry, making valve keys for reservoirs and water mains.’
  • 77) ‘The front of the tail mount is attached the keel and the back is elevated, plus there is no screw key below the keel.’
  • 78) ‘Threats of police action to obtain the clock winding key were made recently.’
  • 79) ‘The clock does work, you wind it up with a key and it has a clear ringing double chime and right now it is keeping time.’
  • 80) ‘Slotted stems are turned with a screwdriver and square ones are turned with a radiator key.’
  • 81) ‘Remove adjusting keys and wrenches from tool before turning it on.’
  • 82) ‘Use a lag-screw system that includes a special key that can sink or retrieve the screw.’
  • 83) ‘Along the same line are the T-shaped hex tools with vinyl grips and L-shaped keys for greater torque power.’
  • 84) ‘A cotter key fits in the two holes I drilled at the bottom and holds it open or shut.’
  • 85) ‘Depending on the type of block you are using, there is typically some sort of key that locks one row to the row below it.’
  • 86) ‘Opening the bubble-wrap we find the main unit, an instruction leaflet and a small bag with the screws and 2 keys.’
  • 87) ‘In the box you also get a well-written manual, a bag of drive rails, a large collection of screws/standoffs and the keys for the side panel.’
  • 88) ‘The participants initiated the trials by pressing any of the keys on the computer keyboard.’
  • 89) ‘The function keys are smaller then normal, resembling the half-size keys found in many laptop keyboards.’
  • 90) ‘To ensure that the computer remains in Standby, do not move the mouse or press any keys on your keyboard.’
  • 91) ‘It means that if you can press keys on a keyboard, you have what is required to create your very own webpage!’
  • 92) ‘You must use the number keys in the numeric keypad on the left of your keyboard.’
  • 93) ‘Both Shift keys and the Return and Backspace keys are full size, which is always good to see.’
  • 94) ‘During scanning, volunteers pressed a computer key to indicate that they detected an odor.’
  • 95) ‘In the background, as I pound away at the keys on my computer, the second half of the Sunday-night Bucs-Bears game has just begun.’
  • 96) ‘In today's information era, personal data is increasingly difficult to hide from the clicks of computer keys.’
  • 97) ‘He punched a few keys on his computer and swiveled the monitor towards me.’
  • 98) ‘You will find yourself accidentally hitting the Alt and delete keys quite a bit.’
  • 99) ‘Tom furrowed his brow and tapped a few keys on his computer.’
  • 100) ‘Several frenzied hits on the F5 key seemed to have brought things back to my most recent post.’
  • 101) ‘Finally, he pressed the enter key on the last keypad.’
  • 102) ‘Minnie tapped a few keys on the keyboard and clicked the mouse.’
  • 103) ‘The Apple had a simple keyboard that only had upper case letters and only two arrow keys.’
  • 104) ‘He heard the light tapping of keys, and opened his eyes to find that Dan was sprawled on the floor, working on his laptop.’
  • 105) ‘And so when it comes time to locate their inner novelist, or just write letters, they like to hear the sound of hammering keys and the ding of a bell when they reach the end of a line.’
  • 106) ‘Do I release the Wednesday update now and slink away, or just hammer the keys until I have something worth posting?’
  • 107) ‘The arrow key is directional I think - you click up to select ones above your current one, left to move to the left.’
  • 108) ‘Her fingers stilled on the keys as the piano strings stopped their vibrations and the lounge was silent again.’
  • 109) ‘The placement of the pianist's fingers on the keys also will affect dynamics to a certain degree.’
  • 110) ‘Beth brought her fingers to the flute keys and played the first run of the piece.’
  • 111) ‘There will also be convertibles to drive to the countryside, horses to ride on the beach, piano keys to tickle, and tennis balls to swat.’
  • 112) ‘He doesn't reply but softly touches the keys of the piano.’
  • 113) ‘There are twelve half-tones (black and white keys on a piano), or steps, in an octave.’
  • 114) ‘These ratios produce the eight notes of an octave in the musical scale corresponding to the white keys on a piano.’
  • 115) ‘Sara was intently studying the ivory and black keys of the piano.’
  • 116) ‘Anna could barely reach the piano keys when she started showing signs of a rare musical ability.’
  • 117) ‘Even today, I can laugh and cry and express anger through my fingers on piano keys.’
  • 118) ‘She began the lyrical melody, her fingers flowing over the keys without thought, her body swaying to the lilting melody of the music.’
  • 119) ‘Consequently, holly is often used for the black keys on pianos and organs and for the pegs and fingerboards on violins.’
  • 120) ‘In the corner was a piano, polished keys glittering under white light and two guitars - an acoustic and an electric.’
  • 121) ‘This last model is for more serious keyboard players who need the approximate feel of a piano's heavier keys under their fingers.’
  • 122) ‘He was obviously very passionate about his music as he sat behind his piano lightly fingering the keys for a brief moment.’
  • 123) ‘Sitting down, she glided her fingers across the piano keys.’
  • 124) ‘As she sang, her back straightened up and she resumed her normal regal posture as her fingers pounded the keys of the piano in front of her.’
  • 125) ‘I walked out into the hall and ran my fingers over the piano keys.’
  • 126) ‘His fingers sailed across the piano keys as he sang with all the feeling that he could muster.’
  • 127) ‘The recordings capture the sound of his fingers on the keys, the depression of the pedals, and the click of the microphone as it turns off.’
  • 128) ‘Using the Morse key, operators at the stations were able to communicate with the world 24 hours a day.’
  • 129) ‘A woman sits at a telegraph key and rattles Morse code along a wire.’
  • 130) ‘She had learned to shoot a pistol, crawl under barbed wire, tap out gibberish on a Morse key.’
  • 131) ‘But as he explains, it is this hardship that provides a key to understanding the spirit and culture of these tribes.’
  • 132) ‘Investment in higher education is the key to our future.’
  • 133) ‘Universal responsibility is the real key to human survival.’
  • 134) ‘In a recent commencement address, she gave graduates a few keys to being a well-rounded person.’
  • 135) ‘The inscription is therefore credited as one of the keys to opening up the thousands of years of Egyptian history.’
  • 136) ‘Clark, who is a former champion, said consistency was the key to their victory.’
  • 137) ‘When exfoliating, the key is to remove the dead skin cells but leave healthy ones intact.’
  • 138) ‘In the case of the stockmarket, the key to achieving good capital growth is profitability.’
  • 139) ‘Moderation is the key to success when training your legs and glutes.’
  • 140) ‘The key to raising the achievement of these boys is good teaching.’
  • 141) ‘We strongly support our volunteer local organizing committees, whose good will and hard work are the keys to success.’
  • 142) ‘In this it seems to me he is correct and has come up with a vital key to our understanding of Elgar.’
  • 143) ‘Education is the key to a future for humankind, especially for a healthier humankind with a suitable replacement rate.’
  • 144) ‘In my view these statements provide a significant key to the resolution of the issue before me.’
  • 145) ‘Their motivation provides a key to the distinctive nature of modern terrorism.’
  • 146) ‘The Dalai Lama once said that simplicity is the key to happiness in the modern world.’
  • 147) ‘This awareness will provide the key to tracking animals, both human and otherwise.’
  • 148) ‘Secondly, I was always of the opinion that the key to empowering women was to provide them with choice.’
  • 149) ‘Dr Bracken said the key to providing a good service was time - and that was often in short supply.’
  • 150) ‘The key is to plan a fun event early in the year that features activities the family will enjoy.’
  • 151) ‘In fact, as will be obvious to any reader who has ever used an index, the symbols in the key refer to the chapters in which the characters appear.’
  • 152) ‘References within the tables themselves are listed in a key below each individual Appendix.’
  • 153) ‘There is extensive use of place names without accompanying maps throughout the book, and many of the maps provided lack keys and scales.’
  • 154) ‘For the reader who is not familiar with Soviet map symbols, there is a key in the back of the book.’
  • 155) ‘References to pertinent illustrations are noted within the keys to help the user visualize and clarify the plant anatomy in question.’
  • 156) ‘There are many ways of cheating on standardized tests other than doctoring the answer keys or even using questions from the test in class exercises.’
  • 157) ‘If there are no answer keys, compare your answers against those of some friends of yours who are also doing the practice competitions.’
  • 158) ‘The classroom teacher rated each test using answer keys, while the second author independently scored all tests.’
  • 159) ‘Answer keys for tests and practice problems are found in each chapter.’
  • 160) ‘If there are keys for answers, check what your child will be learning and see if it's in a skill that will be called for.’
  • 161) ‘So, be careful with this CD-ROM set as you should be with the answer key in any math textbook.’
  • 162) ‘After the teaching tips and 175 daily lessons, there's a set of workbook answer keys, tests and quiz drill sheets.’
  • 163) ‘In North Carolina, no one at the school has access to the answer key or to grading the essays on our state tests.’
  • 164) ‘My music students have those same moments because they, too, have the answer key.’
  • 165) ‘I have been trying to get my hands on that answer key for several years, and kept getting turned down.’
  • 166) ‘Then, she tried the drawer of the desk that she knew the test answer key was hidden in.’
  • 167) ‘A good open-ended question should include a detailed answer key for the person marking the paper.’
  • 168) ‘Quantum cryptography systems discard these corrupt keys and only use codes that are known to be secure.’
  • 169) ‘The strongest of all cipher systems require a random key as long as the message that's being sent.’
  • 170) ‘Cryptographic keys and iris code reside in the smart card.’
  • 171) ‘British agents broke into the Spanish Embassy in Washington and stole the keys to their ciphers, enabling Bletchley Park to crack the Spanish codes.’
  • 172) ‘Your report says that she has the code keys memorized.’
  • 173) ‘Stream ciphers are essentially practical adaptations of the Vernam Cipher with small keys.’
  • 174) ‘The encryption keys are sent over dedicated links, and the messages ciphered with those keys are transmitted over the Internet.’
  • 175) ‘How could you get a secret encryption key to someone in cyberspace?’
  • 176) ‘Asymmetric encryption relies on two keys that work together as a pair an encryption key and a decryption key.’
  • 177) ‘More recent viruses and blended threats also extract passwords, decryption keys and logged keystrokes.’
  • 178) ‘The ‘DaVinci code’ of the title refers to cryptic keys supposedly incorporated by Leonardo da Vinci into his art.’
  • 179) ‘Today, I am only going to listen to music played in major keys.’
  • 180) ‘The pieces are all arranged as short, two-page pieces in the keys of C, F, G, D and B-flat major.’
  • 181) ‘In my profession it may even be disadvantageous because it happens that we play a piece in a different key.’
  • 182) ‘The first section scampers about in a happy fashion but darkens suddenly in the key of D minor.’
  • 183) ‘Transposition is explained in a concise manner on the last page, making it easy for students to learn how to play these exercises in other keys.’
  • 184) ‘At this point I wish Mr Gibb had written it in a slightly lower key, but what is good enough for Barbra Streisand is good enough for me.’
  • 185) ‘She tried to keep her voice down to a calm key.’
  • 186) ‘Madame Lebrun was bustling in and out, giving orders in a high key to a yard-boy.’
  • 187) ‘Kingsley plays Ford in a near-hysterical key throughout, his jealousy tinged with full-blown paranoia.’
  • 188) ‘The language of religion will return towards the end of his life, but in a different key, in his final collection of poems.’
  • 189) ‘Burke comments in a more sombre key that ‘We may have spent several centuries not seeing the wood for the trees’.’
  • 190) ‘Described in the press notes as ‘a love story in a minor key,’ this will certainly strike a chord with fans of character drama.’
  • 191) ‘The technique gives a high key but a reduced range of brightness.’
  • 192) ‘Because of the dots and the diagonal lines and unmodulated color, I work in a color key that I love to play with.’
  • 193) ‘Canaletto began to turn out views which were more topographically accurate, set in a higher key, and with smoother handling.’
  • 194) ‘Embodying the high key of colour associated with Rubénisme, it nevertheless belongs to the tradition of monumental mural painting begun by Le Brun.’
  • 195) ‘Scratch the render to form a key and, the next day, fill flush with a slightly weaker mix.’
  • 196) ‘The nibs help to secure the plaster to the lattice, reinforcing the key or bond between plaster and wood.’
  • 197) ‘Some rock lath was textured or perforated to provide a key for wet plaster.’
  • 198) ‘The post player nearest the ball is the one to break and set a screen for the guard near the top of the key.’
  • 199) ‘If you want, you can stand near the top of the key and make the players go around you.’
  • 200) ‘Oregon retrieved the opening tip, and Flash dribbled down the court and hit a three from the top of the key.’
  • 201) ‘Steph's no-look pass from the top of the key last night was one of the top 10 plays of the year so far.’
  • 202) ‘Well, the post away from the ball gets a pick and then breaks across the key.’
  • 203) ‘There are also moments when the emotional responses of key characters in key situations completely fail to ring true.’
  • 204) ‘The Republicans also won a series of major victories in key congressional races.’
  • 205) ‘His friendships with key figures in government go back decades.’
  • 206) ‘They say that in this case, some of the people who are retiring are in key positions.’
  • 207) ‘On top of that the web-based form error checked itself, prompting you to fill in key information.’
  • 208) ‘Before discussing our findings, it is important to consider key limitations of the study.’
  • 209) ‘But they paid the price for conceding too many penalties and making too many basic errors in key situations.’
  • 210) ‘We could do with a couple of key professionals in key positions.’
  • 211) ‘After only three years the business now consists of several different companies - all operating in key markets.’
  • 212) ‘I scored it a draw, with probably little overall effect on the race nationally and in key states.’
  • 213) ‘Still of key importance, the zone remains staffed by eight dedicated professionals.’
  • 214) ‘Child psychologists are being brought into a borough's schools in a bid to pull up performance in key tests and exams.’
  • 215) ‘Tournaments like this have made paintball what it is today through high exposure in key North American cities.’
  • 216) ‘The intention is to make the city a centre of innovation in key technologies and the authorities are betting heavily on it.’
  • 217) ‘Yesterday public schools in Yorkshire blamed the rises on a dramatic increase in key costs faced by all institutions.’
  • 218) ‘York Council is already covering the costs of storing the lights and paying for Christmas lighting in key city centre locations.’
  • 219) ‘Both sides were short a number of key players for this important match.’
  • 220) ‘By focusing on key events and the figures central to those events, you make women as good as invisible, runs the argument.’
  • 221) ‘One of Alexander's key decisions will be whether to build airport rail links, and, if so, which one to build first.’
  • 222) ‘In particular, the size of the local catchment area will be key.’
  • 223) ‘A digital image of the check is then taken and the system verifies the amount matches the one the customer keyed in.’
  • 224) ‘Even in 2005, historical data sometimes has to be keyed in by hand!’
  • 225) ‘The details will already be keyed into the computer and forwarded to the pharmacy of their choice.’
  • 226) ‘Within 30 seconds of being keyed in, applications can be viewed on-screen by the hiring company.’
  • 227) ‘Pics have to be uploaded directly from my laptop using the connection at home - while the words are better keyed in from an internet cafe.’
  • 228) ‘Riddell's compositions had to be manually translated from graphic scores into very low-level information that could be keyed into the computer.’
  • 229) ‘Whatever they keyed in was read back to them by the computer, complete with any wrong spellings, which encouraged them to make sure everything was correct.’
  • 230) ‘Start by creating the keywords you would key into a search engine to find a website like yours.’
  • 231) ‘Seconds later, Susan was already standing behind Pete's screen, checking through the codes that Pete had keyed in.’
  • 232) ‘I reckon since I arrived and purchased my mobile phone I have keyed in and later deleted at least 25 numbers.’
  • 233) ‘Hundreds of shoppers took advantage of a discount scheme - in compensation for late delivery - for which they keyed in an individual code.’
  • 234) ‘He moved over to his console again and keyed in a few commands.’
  • 235) ‘Doctor Slater finished writing out several prescriptions, then keyed in the pharmacy delivery passwords and nodded as the confirmation was displayed.’
  • 236) ‘Whenever I keyed in my password my fingers shook.’
  • 237) ‘Thus, anyone who drops in should feel free to type in a question so that it will be keyed up when I return.’
  • 238) ‘Zack rubs his hands together as John keys in some data on his terminal.’
  • 239) ‘AIB transactions are conducted at the Post Office counter, via a dedicated pinpad through which the customer keys in their secret code.’
  • 240) ‘As they effortlessly key in the words there is not even an iota of confusion among them.’
  • 241) ‘She took ages to key in her PIN, took ages to decide what she wanted.’
  • 242) ‘She keyed in her numbers then took her card when it popped back out.’
  • 243) ‘With small machines, the core plates are keyed direct to the shaft.’
  • 244) ‘Immovably keyed upon the cranked shaft is a heavy wooden cone pulley.’
  • 245) ‘Since the crank is keyed to the pin, I'll have to arrange for each pin to come out of its main driver, rotated as far behind the vertical center-line as it is forward, then pressed back in.’
  • 246) ‘Where no keying mix or bonding agent is specified, wet smooth concrete surfaces immediately before plastering.’
  • 247) ‘If the piece is varnished or painted, sand it well to remove most of the finish and key the surface.’
  • 248) ‘But the firm makes much of its money from selling advertising space keyed to the words for which its users search.’
  • 249) ‘I couldn't come up with anything that wouldn't get my car keyed or otherwise vandalized in the middle of the night.’
  • 250) ‘My car had been keyed and my kids had been verbally assaulted after accidentally hitting the neighbour's window with a snowball.’
  • 251) ‘For the girl ranting about keying SUVs. I'm so glad you've decided to fight against people's destructive actions with such a constructive solution.’
  • 252) ‘Again, the car did its job with confident ease and didn't get keyed in the car park.’
  • 253) ‘Kaczowka keyed the offensive attack with 21 points and nine rebounds, while point guard Dani Langford contributed 15 points and eight assists.’
  • 254) ‘Charleton's 23 points and Neufeld's 22 points keyed SFU's offensive attack.’
  • 255) ‘The run was keyed by the re-entry into the game of forward Mike Sovran, a fifth year co-captain, who scored seven points in that span.’
  • 256) ‘The Clan attack was keyed by Jessica Kaczowka and Teresa Kleindienst.’
  • 257) ‘Now, you'll appreciate that the Bahamas is an island chain of more than 700 islands and keys.’
  • 258) ‘These flat and unexceptional little keys, just south of Cuba in the Northern Caribbean, enjoy the status of a tax haven.’
  • 259) ‘He was sentenced to life imprisonment at Fort Jefferson, a huge fort in the Dry Tortugas, islands 70 miles off the Florida keys.’
  • 260) ‘People are urged to keep a close eye on this storm: mandatory evacuations already have been issued for Florida's keys.’
  • 261) ‘A lot of people have already left the keys, along with some mainland residents.’
  • 262) ‘Storm surge will also be a concern in southwest Florida, the keys, and the areas surrounding Lake Okeechobee.’

Examples

  • 1) Residents on the other side of the harbour already complained about the noise from the fish quay, he added.
  • 2) There was no sound as she paused, glancing across the quay down river towards the broad estuary.
  • 3) The doorway of the restaurant was crowded with people who had watched the action on the quay.
  • 4) ‘It is a source of pride to see the Celtic Explorer alongside the quay in her home port of Galway.’
  • 5) ‘The men created a world of their own on the docks, levees, plantation landings, city quays, and steamboat decks of the Mississippi River economy.’
  • 6) ‘In 1682, the estates of East Frisia gave Brandenburg-Prussia help by allowing their ships to use her quays in Emden - a large harbour on the North Sea.’
  • 7) ‘It is a sailing resort with all the related services such as mooring on floating bridges, catways, quays, fuel, showers, daily weather reports and boat hire.’
  • 8) ‘If he lived by a port, then his duties would require him to deal with the maintenance of ships and quays.’
  • 9) ‘Up to c. 1700, Britain's ports had been largely natural coastal or riverside sites, sometimes with quays and wharfs for lading, and beaching vessels at low tide.’
  • 10) ‘Within an hour, a huge crowd had gathered to watch it enter the new harbour and berth at the quay.’
  • 11) ‘By searching ports and quays, diving teams are familiarising themselves with their layout so that in future it will be easier to spot anything out of the ordinary.’
  • 12) ‘As he examined the excellent facilities and looked out over the rough waters along the quays yesterday, he vowed to remain champion.’
  • 13) ‘Originally they were quays with small jetties built out to serve shipping.’
  • 14) ‘London was a port and a sequence of waterfronts, quays, and warehouses developed along the north bank of the Thames.’
  • 15) ‘Harbour facilities, such as timber quays, jetties and revetments were recorded at many of the ports.’
  • 16) ‘Native trading schooners lined the quays, and the fragrance of cocoa beans drying in the sun made us remember that Grenada is the ‘Isle of Spice’.’
  • 17) ‘The stone edge of the quay is still to be seen, and it doesn't take a huge leap of imagination to picture it as it was a century ago.’
  • 18) ‘He was certainly a member of the merchant gild by 1385, when he was also renting from the gild a room on the common quay.’
  • 19) ‘The granary is an old 19th century grainstore, six storeys high, fronting onto the river Suir whose quays were once crowded with sailing ships.’
  • 20) ‘In Istanbul, too, there was the problem of privately owned areas that had to be expropriated to make way for the new docks and quays.’
  • 21) ‘Canary Wharf was its central quay, the bustling, prosperous heart of a colonial trading empire on which the sun never set.’
  • 22) ‘It is also no surprise that Waterford quays became known as the ‘noblest quay in Europe’ at that time.’
  • 23) ‘There are some high quality office spaces available at present, particularly along the quays and docklands area.’
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