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2009-02-18 14:36:20

Authorities in Stockholm, Sweden, said a package left outside the U.S.

2008-09-10 09:00:41

WORCESTER, MA, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- World Energy Solutions, Inc. (TSX: XWE) today announced the Government Services Administration, the lead purchasing arm of the U.S.


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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