keystroke

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

key +‎ stroke

Noun[edit]

keystroke ‎(plural keystrokes)

  1. The act of pressing an input key; a keypress on a computer keyboard or a typewriter, or a similar input device.

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Verb[edit]

keystroke ‎(third-person singular simple present keystrokes, present participle keystroking, simple past and past participle keystroked)

  1. To enter (data etc.) by pressing keys on a keyboard.