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Synonyms for block

Synonyms for block

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 largest and most notable change at the Alex > was made in 1968 with a new entrance block, designed by John Madin Design Group
The main entrance block, executive suite and higher education centre have been unveiled on schedule.
All three apartments are on the ground floor of the development's entrance block and will be available for occupation by the end of this year.
From the central entrance block, all teaching, administrative and social facilities are most easily reached at first floor level.
A Brief Outline Of The Project Works Is As Follows: The Works Consist Of A New Single Storey Extension (Circa 165M) To Form A New Entrance Block, Replacement Of The Existing Roof And Internal Reconfiguration And Refurbishment Of The Existing Community Centre Including Upgrading The Existing Mechanical And Electrical Services And Associated Site Works.
It was also revealed that the lido's handover from contractor Kier Construction Ltd to the council will take place in phases, with the main entrance block - complete with a glassfront reception desk - to be handed over today.
Although the main entrance was originally situated on John Bright Street, a new main entrance block was built on Suffolk Street between 1967-1968 with a wide bridge linking the two - from the inside, the appearance is that of a single building.