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2013-05-03 23:03:26

Wharton Professors Franklin Allen and Nicolaj Siggelkow on “Global Finance” and “Management Strategy” Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 What:

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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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