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Definition of detent:

  1. That which locks or unlocks a movement; a catch, pawl, or dog; especially, in clockwork, the catch which locks and unlocks the wheelwork in striking.

Synonyms:

firedog, wienerwurst, bounder, frump, frankfurter, weenie, domestic dog, cad, suction stop, andiron, hound, heel, hotdog, blackguard, pawl, click, mouse click, dog, hot dog, dog-iron, clink, wiener, frank.