Relatch

What is Relatch?

Relatch definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a device for holding a door, gate, or the like, closed, consisting basically of a bar falling or sliding into a catch, groove, hole, etc.

verb (used with object)
to close or fasten with a latch.

verb (used without object)
to close tightly so that the latch is secured: The door won’t latch.

 

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