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2015-02-02 08:22:25

- M&A deal value up 69% to US$443 year-over-year while deal volume experiences 20% decline LONDON, Feb.

2015-02-01 20:20:37

DALLAS, February 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com announces addition of "2015 Market Research Report on Global Petroleum Paraffin Industry" and "2015 Market

2015-02-01 16:20:18

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lonestar Resources, Ltd.

2015-02-01 16:20:06

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lonestar Resources, Ltd.

2015-01-30 16:21:55

January Interest Payment Waived by Lender With No Further Action Taken To Date HOUSTON, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Energy, Inc.

2015-01-30 12:22:24

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2015-01-30 08:22:46

CALGARY, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Madalena Energy Inc.

2015-01-30 08:22:41

Fully Funded US$153Million Capital Program CALGARY, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Bankers Petroleum Ltd.

2015-01-29 23:06:46

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Butanes Market- Global Industry Size, Market Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecasts 2010 - 2018" report to their offering.


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The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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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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