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2012-10-16 04:00:52

THE LAW OFFICE OF GERALD L. GILLIARD, ESQ. (http://www.EmploymentLegalTeam.com) persuaded 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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