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2014-03-26 16:20:26

More than 12 million passengers voted on worldwide airport travel experiences RICHMOND, BC, March 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) was named #1 Airport

Rolls Royce Supports Bloodhound Supercar
2013-05-13 10:41:35

On Monday Rolls-Royce PLC announced its support for the Bloodhound Project, an international education initiative built around the attempt to break the 1,000 mph World Land Speed Record.


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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