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2013-05-21 23:23:48

"Orthopedics This Week" includes Dr. Wittig in its selected list of leading Orthopedic Oncologists Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Dr.


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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