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 for interlock
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a device that prevents an automotive engine from starting;
           "car theives know how to bypass the ignition interlock"
           [syn: interlock, ignition interlock]
      2: the act of interlocking or meshing; "an interlocking of arms
         by the police held the crowd in check" [syn: mesh,
         meshing, interlock, interlocking]
      v 1: coordinate in such a way that all parts work together
           effectively [syn: interlock, mesh]
      2: hold in a locking position; "He locked his hands around her
         neck" [syn: lock, interlock, interlace]
      3: become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were
         locked in embrace" [syn: interlock, lock]

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