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2015-02-12 23:01:11

Special Modernism Week event benefits effort to relocate the iconic (Aluminaire House) structure to Palm Springs.

2015-01-21 23:07:44

Heroes In Recovery 6K Run/Walk Takes Place on January 31 To Support Those In Recovery and Break the Stigma Associated with Addiction and Mental Health. Palm

2015-01-16 08:25:36

Hike and bike easy to challenging outdoor offerings COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan.

2014-11-24 23:12:43

The Digital Concierge Service Connects Consumers to Professionals in 90 Seconds Colorado Springs, Colorado (PRWEB) November 24, 2014

2014-11-13 23:14:02

GetOutfitted, Inc., a web based start-up that rents ski clothing and accessories through the mail and shipped to the customer’s resort ahead of time has partnered with Black Tie Ski Rentals,

2014-08-22 23:00:38

Connect Michigan Announces Technology Assessment Results Harbor Springs, MI (PRWEB) August 22, 2014

2014-05-15 23:03:52

Residents of Colorado Springs can now log onto ConsumerResearchers.org to view the rankings of the best home security systems in the city.

2014-04-07 23:04:45

David McDivitt, Executive Vice President of the Colorado-based McDivitt Law Firm, has been selected to the 2014 Colorado Rising Stars list.

2014-04-02 23:33:26

West Virginia Therapeutic Boarding School for Girls Releases Graduated Student’s Memoir Pence Springs, West Virginia (PRWEB) April 02, 2014


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2005-05-25 11:11:44

Travertine is a white concretionary form of calcium carbonate that is usually hard and semicrystalline. It is deposited from the water of mineral springs (especially hot springs) or streams holding lime in solution. Extensive deposits exist at Tivoli, Italy, near Rome. The largest building in the world constructed largely of travertine is the Colosseum in Rome, Italy. Another notable building using travertine extensively is the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California. The travertine used in...

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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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