"turnkey" Definition

  1. n. A person who has charge of the keys of a prison, for opening and fastening the doors; a warder.
  2. n. An instrument with a hinged claw, -- used for extracting teeth with a twist.

More About turnkey

Position in dictionary: 103810 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "turnkey": 2
Words that end with "turnkey": 1
Words that contain "turnkey": 2
Next words in dictionary: turnkeys, turnover, turnpike, turnpiked, turnpiking, turnplate, turnsole, turnspit, turnstile, turnstone
Previous words in dictionary: turnix, turnip-shell, turnip, turningness, turning, turnicimorphae, turnhalle, turney, turnery, turnerite

English Dictionary Definition of turnkey

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