passkey

[ pas-kee, pahs- ]
/ ˈpæsˌki, ˈpɑs- /

noun, plural pass·keys.

a private key.
a latchkey.

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Origin of passkey

First recorded in 1810–20; pass + key1
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British Dictionary definitions for passkey

passkey
/ (ˈpɑːsˌkiː) /

noun

any of various keys, esp a latchkey
another term for master key, skeleton key
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