a lock opened by rotating one or more specially marked dials a given number of times through a particular set of positions in a prescribed order and direction.
a type of lock that can only be opened when a set of dials releasing the tumblers of the lock are turned to show a specific sequence of numbers
- Combination oven
noun a kitchen appliance that can do conventional heating or microwave cooking Usage Note cooking
modifier Containing a little of everything; grab-bag: legislature submitting gigantic combination-platter spending bills (1980s+)
noun, Physics. 1. .
- Combination room
noun 1. (Brit) (at Cambridge University) a common room