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General News Archive - September 08, 2011

Sources at Nuclear Energy Insider state that Mr Tom Nauman, the president of Shaw Global Services LLC has confirmed that he is to make a key note presentation at the forthcoming Nuclear D&D

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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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