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2008-06-18 12:00:58

By Tracy Correa, The Fresno Bee, Calif. Jun. 18--The president and chief executive of Saint Agnes Medical Center resigned Tuesday, a month after the state closed the hospital's cardiac surgery unit for six days because of patient infections.


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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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