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Bock vs. Lock — What's the Difference?

Bock vs. Lock — What's the Difference?

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Bock

Bock is a strong beer of German origin, brewed as a lager when made with only barley malt, and brewed as an ale when wheat malt is added. In addition to the main style of bock, several substyles exist, including: Maibock (literally, the month of May bock), a paler, more hopped version generally made for consumption at spring festivals.
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Lock

A device operated by a key, combination, or keycard and used, as on a door, for holding, closing, or securing.
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Bock

A strong dark beer brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for spring consumption.
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Lock

A section of a waterway, such as a canal, closed off with gates, in which vessels in transit are raised or lowered by raising or lowering the water level of that section.
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Bock

A very strong lager traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption in the spring
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Lock

A mechanism in a firearm for exploding the charge.
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Lock

An interlocking or entanglement of elements or parts.
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Lock

(Sports) A hold in wrestling or self-defense that is secured on a part of an opponent's body.
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Lock

A secure hold; control
The distributor has a lock on most of the market.
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Lock

A sure thing; a certainty
His promotion is a lock.
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Lock

A length or curl of hair; a tress.
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Lock

Often locks The hair of the head.
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Lock

A small wisp or tuft, as of wool or cotton.
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Lock

To fasten the lock of
Close and lock a drawer.
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Lock

To shut or make secure with or as if with locks
Locked the house.
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Lock

To confine or exclude by or as if by means of a lock
Locked the dog in for the night.
Locked the criminal up in a cell.
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Lock

To fix in place so that movement or escape is impossible; hold fast
The ship was locked in the ice through the winter. She felt that she had become locked into a binding agreement.
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Lock

To sight and follow (a moving target) automatically
Locked the enemy fighter in the gun sights.
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Lock

To aim (a weapon or other device) at a moving target so as to follow it automatically
"The pilot had locked his targeting radar on the slow-moving frigate" (Ed Magnuson).
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Lock

To clasp or link firmly; intertwine or interlock
Locked arms and walked away.
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Lock

To bind in close struggle or battle
The two dogs were locked in combat.
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Lock

To equip (a waterway) with locks.
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Lock

To pass (a vessel) through a lock.
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Lock

To invest (funds) in such a way that they cannot easily be converted into cash.
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Lock

To arrange or secure (an interest rate) for a loan.
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Lock

To end the processing of (a magnetic tape or disk) in such a way as to deny access to its contents.
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Lock

To protect (a file) from changes or deletion.
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Lock

To become fastened by or as if by means of a lock
The door locks automatically when shut.
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Lock

To become entangled or jammed; interlock.
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Lock

To become rigid or immobile
The mechanism tends to lock in cold weather.
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Lock

To pass through a lock or locks in a waterway.
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Lock

Something used for fastening, which can only be opened with a key or combination.
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Lock

A mutex or other token restricting access to a resource.
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Lock

A segment of a canal or other waterway enclosed by gates, used for raising and lowering boats between levels.
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Lock

(gun mechanisms) The firing mechanism.
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Lock

Complete control over a situation.
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Lock

Something sure to be a success.
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Lock

(rugby) A player in the scrum behind the front row, usually the tallest members of the team.
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Lock

A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable.
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Lock

A place impossible to get out of, as by a lock.
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Lock

A device for keeping a wheel from turning.
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Lock

A grapple in wrestling.
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Lock

A tuft or length of hair, wool, etc.
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Lock

A small quantity of straw etc.
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Lock

A quantity of meal, the perquisite of a mill-servant.
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Lock

(intransitive) To become fastened in place.
If you put the brakes on too hard, the wheels will lock.
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Lock

(transitive) To fasten with a lock.
Remember to lock the door when you leave.
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Lock

(intransitive) To be capable of becoming fastened in place.
This door locks with a key.
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Lock

(transitive) To intertwine or dovetail.
With his hands locked behind his back
We locked arms and stepped out into the night.
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Lock

To freeze one's body or a part thereof in place.
A pop and lock routine
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Lock

To furnish (a canal) with locks.
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Lock

To raise or lower (a boat) in a lock.
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Lock

To seize (e.g. the sword arm of an antagonist) by turning one's left arm around it, to disarm them.
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Lock

To modify (a thread) so that users cannot make new posts in it.
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Lock

To prevent a page from being edited by other users.
Frequently-vandalized pages are generally locked to prevent further damage.
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Lock

To play in the position of lock.
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Lock

A tuft of hair; a flock or small quantity of wool, hay, or other like substance; a tress or ringlet of hair.
These gray locks, the pursuivants of death.
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Lock

Anything that fastens; specifically, a fastening, as for a door, a lid, a trunk, a drawer, and the like, in which a bolt is moved by a key so as to hold or to release the thing fastened.
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Lock

A fastening together or interlacing; a closing of one thing upon another; a state of being fixed or immovable.
Albemarle Street closed by a lock of carriages.
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Lock

A place from which egress is prevented, as by a lock.
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Lock

The barrier or works which confine the water of a stream or canal.
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Lock

An inclosure in a canal with gates at each end, used in raising or lowering boats as they pass from one level to another; - called also lift lock.
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Lock

That part or apparatus of a firearm by which the charge is exploded; as, a matchlock, flintlock, percussion lock, etc.
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Lock

A device for keeping a wheel from turning.
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Lock

A grapple in wrestling.
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Lock

To fasten with a lock, or as with a lock; to make fast; to prevent free movement of; as, to lock a door, a carriage wheel, a river, etc.
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Lock

To prevent ingress or access to, or exit from, by fastening the lock or locks of; - often with up; as, to lock or lock up, a house, jail, room, trunk. etc.
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Lock

To fasten in or out, or to make secure by means of, or as with, locks; to confine, or to shut in or out - often with up; as, to lock one's self in a room; to lock up the prisoners; to lock up one's silver; to lock intruders out of the house; to lock money into a vault; to lock a child in one's arms; to lock a secret in one's breast.
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Lock

To link together; to clasp closely; as, to lock arms.
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Lock

To furnish with locks; also, to raise or lower (a boat) in a lock.
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Lock

To seize, as the sword arm of an antagonist, by turning the left arm around it, to disarm him.
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Lock

To become fast, as by means of a lock or by interlacing; as, the door locks close.
When it locked none might through it pass.
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Lock

A fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
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Lock

A strand or cluster of hair
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Lock

A mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
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Lock

Enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it
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Lock

A restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
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Lock

Any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
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Lock

Fasten with a lock;
Lock the bike to the fence
Unlock the door
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Lock

Keep engaged;
Engaged the gears
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Lock

Become rigid or immoveable;
The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise
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Lock

Hold in a locking position;
He locked his hands around her neck
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Lock

Become engaged or intermeshed with one another;
They were locked in embrace
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Lock

Hold fast (in a certain state);
He was locked in a laughing fit
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Lock

Place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape;
The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend
She locked her jewels in the safe
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Lock

Pass by means through a lock in a waterway
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Lock

Build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
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