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2011-06-30 05:00:00

MONACO, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Well-wishers around the globe can join in the celebrations via the internet at this week's royal wedding between the Principality of Monaco's Prince Albert and Miss Charlene Wittstock, who are hosting two days of glamorous festivities including a historic live international concert by Jean Michel Jarre from Monaco's landmark Port Hercules.


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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