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Noun1.Ratch - mechanical device consisting of a toothed wheel or rack engaged with a pawl that permits it to move in only one directionratch - mechanical device consisting of a toothed wheel or rack engaged with a pawl that permits it to move in only one direction
mechanical device - mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
detent, pawl, click, dog - a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward
ratchet wheel - toothed wheel held in place by a pawl or detent and turned by a lever
ratchet screwdriver, spiral ratchet screwdriver - a screwdriver with a ratchet (so the blade turns in only one direction) and a spiral in the handle (so the blade rotates) with downward pressure on the handle
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Ltd., and Thailand's Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding Public Company Limited (RATCH), a subsidiary of the state-owned Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, will team up to establish a joint venture to develop, construct and operate the second phase of the nuclear power plant in Fangchenggang City.
Companies Mentioned in this Report: EGAT, Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding Public Company Limited (RATCH), EGCO, Glow Energy Public Company Ltd
(If Unsound) Do you think the system needs to be completely re built from scratch, or do we just need to make major changes in th e system we now have?" Twenty-one percent said "unsound, start from sc ratch," 52 percent said "unsound, major changes," 18 percent said "sound, minor changes," and 3 percent said "sound, no changes." * Do you t hink the federal tax system is too complicated, or not?
"All attention is on the Fed," said Ratch Sodsatit, Bangkok-based managing director of Asset Plus Fund Management, which oversees about $972 million of assets.
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Anthropologist and ethnopharmacologist Ratch and art historian and anthropologist Muller-Ebeling have been writing books on substances used in sexual practices since the 1980s, and have now decided to collect that information and new information they have acquired into a comprehensive reference.
The ratch on both the pre-draft and main spinning area is adjustable to suit the length of fibres processed in the range of 60mm to 120mm.