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This is how you sign Key in American Sign Language.


To convey the sign for "Key" in American Sign Language (ASL), mime holding an imaginary key between your thumb and index finger. Perform a twisting motion twice, as if inserting the key into a lock and turning it. This gesture visually represents the action of using a key to unlock something.

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