On Dec 30, 2007, at 11:08 AM, Roger NØVR wrote:
> Reminds me of a friend looking at ads for a used Jeep. One of them
> came with
> a wench. Since he was single at the time, we tried to convince him
> that was
> a good deal. <grin>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Martin Ewing AA6E [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Sunday, December 30, 2007 8:31 AM
> To: Towertalk List
> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Wench vs Winch
> N7KA@comcast.net wrote:
>> Wench (definition) 1. A young woman: derogatory term. 2. A
>> Winch (definition) 1. A crank with a handle used to transmit
> 2. A machine, for hoisting or pulling,with a cylinder on which a
> chain or
> rope tied to a load is wound.
>> These definitions from The Pocket Webster School & Office
>> Dictionary I
> keep in the shack.
>> Arne N7KA
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> I try not to comment when I see language errors in ham radio
> discussions, as long as the meaning is clear. Use the energy to
> your local school system!
> Happy new year to all
> Martin AA6E
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