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2014-11-21 00:20:17

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2014-02-27 16:21:49

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Street will close to cars for local edition of internationally popular event; occasion highlights community interaction, economic development and healthy living. Kansas


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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