SHORTCUT KEY By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 a key that is designed to do more than one task and to activate the controls used frequently by going straight to them. Function keys on commuter are just like short keys. SHORTCUT KEY: "The function keys on a computer keyboard are shortcut keys." Related Psychology Terms SPEECH-ACTIVATED CONTROL BENTON VISUAL RETENTION TEST (BVRT) DISPLAY-CONTROL COMPATIBILITY DISCRETIONARY TASK TASK SIGNIFICANCE STRESS TEST DISJUNCTIVE TASK CANNON-BARD THEORY EUREKA TASK TASK ANALYSIS 1 Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SHORTCUT KEY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/shortcut-key/ (accessed April 19, 2021).