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Block Move

In word processing, the act of copying text (or less commonly, images) from one section of a document and pasting it to another place in that same document. Block moves make editing faster and more efficient.
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Earlier, the Government majority slumped to 32 as Labour rebels, backed by the Opposition, tried to block moves to force people applying for passports to submit personal details to the ID card database.
More than 50 residents in Hartburn Village tried to block moves by The Masham to extend its licence to midnight four days a week and host live music.
Sources say the INC leader's enemies in Washington, which include the CIA and State Department, used the intelligence about his Tehran visit to press the White House to block moves by Chalabi, which were backed by Pentagon conservatives, to set up a prewar government-in-exile, presumably led by Chalabi himself.
Because of the job offer at a salon in Irvine, she's been trying to block moves to transfer her to Cornton Vale Prison since she turned 18 two months ago.
5 HOURS WEEKLY LEAVES MARKETPLACE DISNEY/UPN SYNDICATED KELLOG'S BLOCK MOVES FROM AM TO AFTERNOON FOX FAMILY FULL SCHEDULE COMMERCIAL AVAILABILITIES REDUCED BY 2 HOURS PER DAY FOX KIDS 19 HOURS WEEKLY 14 HOURS WEEKLY KIDS WBI FULL SCHEDULE LOSES WGN CABLE/GAINS THE WEB MGM 2.
Even so, Tory Euro-MPs last week tried in vain to block moves which would ban them from receiving additional gifts.
A high-performance five-channel DMA engine, supporting linked lists and 1D/2D block moves, allows fast and efficient data transfer between memory, PCI and peripherals on and off chip.
Liberty Stadium boss Brendan Rodgers is short of centre-back options after injuries to Steven Caulker and Alan Tate and Fifa's decision to block moves for Rafik Halliche and Darnel Situ.
It will be a disgrace if the SNP block moves that are so badly needed and so widely supported.
COVENTRY council leaders say they will not block moves towards a democratic vote on winding up the city's unpopular BID business scheme which sparked a mass tax revolt.
It marked the latest stage in a bid to block moves for a 104-room hotel and conference centre on the town's seafront.
Villagers trying to block moves to extend drinking hours in one of Stockton's oldest pubs will this week learn if they have been successful.