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2012-05-19 23:12:10

The latest HomeSecurityGuru.com report provides statistics on property and violent crime in Portland.

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A new HomeSecurityGuru.com report details the latest statistics on property and violent crime in Denver.


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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