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Mortise

In printing, a hole cut into a block or plate so type can be inserted.
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ESURE.COM and DIRECT LINE also offer 5 per cent off for a mortice lock.
Rear entrance door is missing a suitable mortice lock for preventing entry by intruders.
Mortice said the acquisition, which is expected to be immediately earnings enhancing, further expands the company's UK footprint and is in line with its acquisitive and organic growth strategy, as outlined on 22 April 2015.
If you go to bed tonight and lock the front door with a five-lever mortice deadlock, while leaving your pet lion on a chain on the driveway, your house still won't be as safe as Joleon Lescott and Gareth McAuley.
Most wooden doors have a mortice deadlock and night latch.
You need two locks - an automatic dead-latch cylinder lock and a five-lever mortice deadlock with boxed staple.
Techie info: the hardwood door panels are factory-glazed with 24mm Low E insulating glass units; finished with brushed stainless steel hardware; have keylockable drop bolts, night latch and mortice lock; 54mm engineered construction and are available in a choice of configurations.
Their fears come amid a 30 per cent sales jump in burglar alarms, 32 per cent in window latches and 26 per cent in mortice locks.
Internal doors traditionally have a small latch known as a mortice latch, used to keep doors closed but it cannot be locked.
Each room will cost around pounds 1,800 to fit out with alarms, CCTV cameras, mortice locks, smoke alarms, security lights and reinforced doors and windows.
Those skills would stand you in good stead for the rest of your life, saving you the expense of a handyman when you needed to put up shelves, fit a mortice lock or build some fitted wardrobes.