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General dictionaries General (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. blocks: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. blocks: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. blocks: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. Block's, Blocks, Blocks, block's, blocks: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. blocks: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Blocks: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. blocks: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. blocks: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  9. blocks: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  10. Blocks (C language extension), Blocks (department store), Blocks (video game), Blocks: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  11. blocks: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Blocks: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. blocks: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. blocks: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. blocks: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. blocks: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. blocks: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. blocks: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. blocks: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Blocks: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (block)

noun:  a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) ("The pyramids were built with large stone blocks")
noun:  housing in a large building that is divided into separate units ("There is a block of classrooms in the west wing")
noun:  an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension ("I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block")
noun:  a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit ("He reserved a large block of seats")
noun:  a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings ("He lives in the next block")
noun:  (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted ("Since blocks are often defined as a single sector, the terms `block' and `sector' are sometimes used interchangeably")
noun:  a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides
noun:  (American football) the act of obstructing someone's path with your body ("He threw a rolling block into the line backer")
noun:  a platform from which an auctioneer sells ("They put their paintings on the block")
noun:  an obstruction in a pipe or tube ("We had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe")
noun:  a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine ("The engine had to be replaced because the block was cracked")
noun:  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
verb:  interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia ("Block a nerve")
verb:  run on a block system ("Block trains")
verb:  shape into a block or blocks ("Block the graphs so one can see the results clearly")
verb:  shape by using a block ("Block a hat")
verb:  support, secure, or raise with a block ("Block a plate for printing")
verb:  stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block ("Block the book cover")
verb:  shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight ("The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage")
verb:  prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) ("Blocked funds")
verb:  be unable to remember ("You are blocking the name of your first wife!")
verb:  interfere with or prevent the reception of signals ("Block the signals emitted by this station")
verb:  impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) ("Block an attack")
verb:  render unsuitable for passage ("Block the way")
verb:  hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of ("His brother blocked him at every turn")
verb:  stop from happening or developing ("Block his election")
verb:  obstruct ("Her arteries are blocked")
verb:  block passage through
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 14285 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1756)

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