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2009-05-13 12:16:06

Residents of northwestern Arkansas say they are being plagued by ants looking for somewhere to get out of the rain. I'm getting disgusted with them, Vi McCullen of Rogers told KHBS/KHOG-TV, Fayetteville, Ft.


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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