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2012-03-29 00:20:01

Safety, Sustainability, and High-performing Materials and Machines Take Centrestage at ProPak Asia's 20th Anniversary ShowBangkok, Mar 29, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - ProPak


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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