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KNOB LOCK [1 record]

Record 1 2020-01-13

English

Subject field(s)
  • Locks and Locksmithing
DEF

A lock for a door comprising a spring bolt moved by a knob and a dead bolt moved by a key.

CONT

One type of bored lock is the key-in-knob lock.

CONT

The key-in-the-knob lock has a keyway in the outside knob; the inside knob may contain either a keyway or a button ...

Key term(s)
  • key-in-knob lock set

French

Domaine(s)
  • Serrurerie
CONT

La poignée extérieure d'une serrure à bouton est dotée d'une entrée de clé, tandis que la poignée intérieure peut être dotée d'une entrée de clé ou d'un bouton.

CONT

La serrure à bouton est un type de serrure encastrée.

Spanish

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