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2006-05-01 12:40:48

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A long-time finance employee at the New York Stock Exchange is in settlement talks with the Big Board over a racial discrimination lawsuit he filed last year, court papers show.


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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