Allen key /ˈalənkiː / ‹US› Allen wrench

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(Brit.)
‹trademark› a spanner designed to fit into and turn an Allen screw.
– origin 1960s: from the name of the manufacturer, the Allen Manufacturing Company, of Hartford, Connecticut.

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