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By Danny Valentine, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jun. 21--Five-year-old Andrew Chlebinski, an Omaha native, is suffering a disease only about 500 people in the U.S. get every year -- aplastic anemia.
Word of the Day
- 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'.