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2014-06-16 16:22:39

HOLBROOK, N.Y., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The founder and executive director of the Miss Long Island® pageant will officially pass her reigns to the co-directors of Ultimate Crown Productions,


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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