pawl in a sentence

Example sentences for pawl

The pawl is a safety device which, when engaged, allows the basket to be raised but not lowered.
Incorrect steel was used on the latch connector locking pawl.
As a result, the pawl can crack allowing the seat base to detach from the vehicle's latch anchors during a severe crash.
When engaged, the pawl is elf-locking due to its pivot location.

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