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2011-08-03 09:00:00

LEE COUNTY, Fla., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If you have a smartphone that downloads apps, you're ready to hit the trail at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) on Sanibel Island and utilize its latest innovation, which officials recently unveiled.


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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