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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)

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Series production of the DAF cylinder blocks and heads will begin in October.
It has reached an output of about 100 tons a year, or 40-50 cylinder blocks a week.
Simultaneously, a fifth cylinder advances the instrument's air-supply connection to the plenum inlet, and a sixth cylinder blocks off an open port intended to supply a pressure sensor in the finished unit.
Powertrain products include piston rings, camshafts, and cylinder blocks and heads, while chassis products include most major components for the brake system.
Following the start of production this year, the order calls for a ramp-up to more than 300,000 cylinder blocks per year, reportedly making the new program the highest volume CGI cylinder block in the world.
With better strength and stiffness than gray iron and better castability, machinability and thermal conductivity than ductile iron, it is ideal for components with simultaneous mechanical and thermal loading, such as high performance cylinder blocks and heads," said Dawson.
With over a hundred units per day targeted, the throughput of products is set to be on-going 24 hours a day and benefits from the MecWash cleaning equipment at key stages in a production line that is split between cylinder heads and cylinder blocks.
Swedish foundry process control systems developer SinterCast AB said on Wednesday (15 December) that the German car manufacturer Audi AG had awarded the Brazilian Tupy foundry a high volume series production contract for the Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI) cylinder blocks of its new diesel engines.
All Winston Cup cylinder blocks must have the same bore centers and center-to-center dimensions between the crankshaft and camshaft as the engines on which they are based.
Lamb Technicon and Yasunaga will offer a range of manufacturing systems for the production of powertrain products including cylinder heads and cylinder blocks, transmission cases.
To participate in the negotiation procedure is open to all applicants who meet the eligibility requirements and to submit sufficient documentary evidence to the customer of their options to address the overhaul of diesel engine cylinder blocks 14D40 locomotives series M62, 2M62
Following the start of production in 2013, the order calls for a ramp-up to more than 300,000 cylinder blocks per year, making the new program the highest volume CGI cylinder block in the world.
With over a hundred units per day targeted, the throughput of products is set to be ongoing 24 hours a day and benefits from the MecWash cleaning equipment at key stages in a production line that is split between cylinder heads and cylinder blocks.
Toyota plans to cut the cost of the new engine and reduce it by using an improved fuel injector and lighter cylinder blocks, the officials said.