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Veterans Find Music To Be Therapeutic
2012-12-29 11:13:44

Two musicians are harnessing their professional skills as part of a program designed to help military veterans make the transition back into civilian life.

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'.