Definition of Latch. Meaning of Latch. Synonyms of Latch

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Definition of Latch

Latch
Latch Latch, n. [OE. lacche, fr. lacchen to seize, As. l[ae]ccan.] 1. That which fastens or holds; a lace; a snare. [Obs.] --Rom. of R. 2. A movable piece which holds anything in place by entering a notch or cavity; specifically, the catch which holds a door or gate when closed, though it be not bolted. 3. (Naut.) A latching. 4. A crossbow. [Obs.] --Wright.
Latch
Latch Latch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Latched; p. pr. & vb. n. Latching.] [OE. lacchen. See Latch. n.] 1. To catch so as to hold. [Obs.] Those that remained threw darts at our men, and latching our darts, sent them again at us. --Golding. 2. To catch or fasten by means of a latch. The door was only latched. --Locke.
latch
Latching Latch"ing, n. (Naut.) A loop or eye formed on the head rope of a bonnet, by which it is attached to the foot of a sail; -- called also latch and lasket. [Usually in pl.]

Meaning of Latch from wikipedia

- A latch or catch (called sneck in Northern England and Scotland) is a type of mechanical fastener that joins two (or more) objects or surfaces while allowing...
- In electronics, a flip-flop or latch is a circuit that has two stable states and can be used to store state information. A flip-flop is a bistable multivibrator...
- seats in p****enger cars. The system has other regional names including LATCH ("Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children") in the United States and LUAS...
- A latch-up is a type of short circuit which can occur in an integrated circuit (IC). More specifically it is the inadvertent creation of a low-impedance...
- A latch is a type of door or window fastener. Latch may also refer to: Latch, a circuit used to store information, see Flip-flop (electronics) Index lock...
- Latch refers to how the baby fastens onto the breast while breastfeeding. How the baby latches is more important than how the baby is held during nursing...
- "Latch" is a song by English electronic music duo Disclosure, featuring vocals from English singer Sam Smith. It was released as a digital download on...
- A latching switch is a switch that maintains its state after being activated. A push-to-make, push-to-break switch would therefore be a latching switch...
- A latchkey kid, or latchkey child, is a child who returns from school to an empty home, or a child who is often left at home with little parental supervision...
- the latch-up current. After the invention of the device design concept of non-latch-up IGBTs, IGBTs evolved rapidly, and the design of non-latch-up IGBTs...
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