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2009-02-08 19:14:57

Cherry Hills Country Club in Englewood, Colo., will be the site of the 2012 U.S. Amateur Championship, the United States Golf Association announced Sunday. Three U.S. Opens and many other championships have been contested at the Cherry Hills course. Phil Mickelson won the U.S.


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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