Definition Star key

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Definition

the star key: the asterisk, the "*" button on a telephone
noun
Press the star key to return to the main menu.

a key: an item used to unlock a door; a scale, a tonality, a mode (music); a button (phone, computer or piano)
noun
I left my keys at home so I can't open the shop.
the backspace key the button on a computer keyboard to delete the last character
-What key is this sonata played in? -B minor

Examples

  • "Donna : To listen to your messages, enter your code and press the star key."
  • "Actually I think you have to press the star key, I think."
  • "I press the star key to be connected to a live customer service representative."
  • "And I'm pressing the star key and go!"
  • "Robot : Now press the star key eight times to make a nice tune."

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