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key·stroke

 (kē′strōk′)
n.
A stroke of a key, as on a computer keyboard.

key′stroke′ v.

keystroke

(ˈkiːˌstrəʊk)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a single operation of the mechanism of a typewriter or keyboard-operated typesetting machine by the action of a key

key•stroke

(ˈkiˌstroʊk)

n.
one stroke of any key on a machine operated by a keyboard, as a typewriter or computer terminal.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.keystroke - the stroke of a key; one depression of a key on a keyboard; "the number of keystrokes was used as a measure of work"
stroke - a single complete movement
Translations

keystroke

[ˈkiːstrəʊk] Npulsación f (de la tecla)

keystroke

[ˈkiːstrəʊk] ncaractère m saisi
the number of keystrokes → le nombre de caractères entrés or saisis

keystroke

[ˈkiːˌstrəʊk] n (on keyboard) → battuta
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