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2013-07-01 23:19:24

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends the Santa Cruz community for coming together to support, Nick Doan as he battles brain cancer.


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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