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2008-07-04 09:00:23

By Bayne Hughes, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 4--A group fighting Alabama Power about Smith Lake water levels hopes a federal regulatory commission's request is the first step toward getting the company to keep the levels more consistent.


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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