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2014-12-10 16:27:06

Miller Children's Listed Among Top 9 Children's Hospitals Nationally: One of Only Two Children's Hospitals in California to Achieve This Recognition ORANGE and LOS ANGELES Counties,

2014-07-29 08:33:33

Nation's 9th Largest Children's Hospital Offering Comprehensive Children's Specialty Expertise in the South Bay and Pediatric Hospital Care at Torrance Memorial TORRANCE and LONG BEACH,


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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