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Crick

Francis Harry Compton. 1916--2004, English molecular biologist: helped to discover the helical structure of DNA; Nobel prize for physiology or medicine shared with James Watson and Maurice Wilkins 1962

jackscrew

A jack in which a screw is used for lifting; carries a plate which bears on the load.
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THE AVERAGE PERSON'S LIFETIME OF SUFFERING 2,808 Bumps & bruises 858 Headaches 780 Back pain 468 Stomach upsets 390 Cramps 390 Cuts 312 Heartburn 312 Cricked necks 312 Blocked sinuses 234 Shaving cuts 234 Paper cuts 234 Bitten tongues 234 Stubbed toes 234 Falls 234 Sore throats 234 Insect bites 156 Stitches 156 Toothaches 156 Blisters 156 Burns 156 Pulled muscles 156 Earaches 78 Verrucas 78 Lost voices 78 Electric shocks 78 Faints 78 Nose bleeds 78 Eye infections TOP 10 AILMENTS 2 858 Headaches 8 312 Cricked necks 9 312 Blocked sinuses 10 234 Shaving cuts 1 2,808 Bumps & bruises 7 312 Heartburn 6 390 Cuts 4 780 Backaches 3 468 Stomach upsets 5 390 Cramps