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Many birds in North America are moving further north and inland during the winter, providing further evidence of global warmingâ€™s affect on natural systems, the Audubon Society said Tuesday.
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'.