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2009-09-23 07:30:00

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2008-06-15 09:00:22

An expert on doctor-patient communication will speak at University Medical Center on Tuesday in a free lecture that's open to the public. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.