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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)

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The T10 technical group of the International Committee for Information Technology Standards (INCITS) defined an open protection standard which adds protection information to each data block, allowing multiple check points along the data path to detect errors prior to the errors becoming catastrophic data losses.
Using DVD Forum standard lossless video editing technology, individual 2Kbit data blocks can be replaced with a high degree of accuracy.
FalconStor SIR draws on FalconStor's patented IPStor(R) technology architecture to provide a policy-driven redundant data elimination (RDE) engine and object repository for backup and archive data designed to store only a single instance of each file or data block.
With CRC each data block contains extra bytes which lets the receiving device validate the contents in the data block, thus ensuring integrity of transferred data.
InetSoft software, winner of the Java Developer's Journal Reader's Choice Award for five consecutive years, recently introduced an advanced new patent-pending Data Block technology that combines on-demand federated data with process-aligned intelligence in an open standards-based, 100% Java (J2EE) platform, that significantly reduces the complexities in accessing, linking and collaborating on business and operations data from disparate sources and incompatible platforms.
OSN data management systems attach a metadata envelope to each data block, converting it to an easily managed file that includes ID, security data, and other information.
The VXA-1 uses superior read/write architecture to record data in highly reliable Internet-like packets in lieu of large data blocks.
Consistent with their heritage as extensions of storage channels, SAN architectures transport data blocks related to the physical storage devices in the network.
The SSD controller manages the interfaces from both the host side (which may be PATA, SATA, SAS, PCI Express, USB, or IDE) and the device side (which includes NAND flash memory management tools such as maintaining a map of bad data blocks, caching of read and write data, and error checking and correction, known as ECC).
For example, by the end of November, TELUS will have implemented domestic and international data blocks and notifications at $50 and $100 respectively to help customers control their data usage and complement our industry leading notifications capability.
Among specific topics are the signature of data blocks in cloud computing, an improved random inertia weighted particle swarm optimization, a hybrid algorithm for the line planning problem, overlapping social network communities and viral marketing, and uncovering cloaking web pages with hybrid detection approaches.
Far superior support for the SATA TRIM command to identify old data blocks that can be reclaimed by the device
Instead, they took their cue from information technology, and encoded the book in 96-bit data blocks, each with a 19-bit address to guide reassembly.
For example, vmPRO automatically discovers data blocks on virtual machines marked for deletion and erases them.
Lastly is the new automatic space reclamation which is a powerful engine that zeros out unused data blocks on virtual disks and makes virtual disk compaction easy.