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Synonyms for block

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the uppermost part of the body

to stop or prevent passage of

to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

block in: to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

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a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings

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a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

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a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit

housing in a large building that is divided into separate units

(computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted

an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

a platform from which an auctioneer sells

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the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

stop from happening or developing

interfere with or prevent the reception of signals

run on a block system

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interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia

shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight

stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block

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support, secure, or raise with a block

impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)

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be unable to remember

shape by using a block

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shape into a block or blocks

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prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

References in periodicals archive ?
The objective of this study was to evaluate the benefits efficacy and safety of local cervical plexus block in the performance of carotid endarterectomy in the absence of sophisticated monitoring without compromising patient's or surgeon's comfort at work.
Superficial cervical plexus block was performed by infiltrating 0.
General anaesthesia is most commonly used, but cervical plexus block and local anaesthesia with hypnosis have been used successfully in adults.
Superficial or deep cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy: a systematic review of complications.
Prospective, randomized comparison of deep or superficial cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy surgery.
Comparison of analgesic efficacy between bilateral superficial and combined (superficial and deep) cervical plexus block administered before thyroid surgery.
Cervical plexus block has also been effectively used in other surgeries like carotid end arterectomy, lymph node biopsy (or) excision.
Under aseptic precautions after local infiltration of skin with local anesthetic solution, left deep Cervical Plexus block achieved by injecting 15 ml of combined 1% Lignocaine and 0.
In our literature search, there was only one previous report on the use of a deep cervical plexus block for surgical decompression in a patient with Ludwig's angina and severe airway compromise (3).
We describe a new technique for achieving a deep cervical plexus block using a portable vascular access ultrasound scanner (Site ~ Rite[R] II, Bard Access Systems, Pittsburgh, PA).