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Block Out

1. In broadcasting, time that ordinarily would be available for sale to advertisers but is not because of a public service announcement, government speech or other reason.

2. In photography, a portion of a picture that one covers over and re-photographs. This may be used in advertising.
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Tetris Blockout features three different play modes - classic Marathon, 20 Planes and race-the-clock Ultra.
Depending on the success of casting the WIM blockouts into the panels, other unique applications may be possible down the road.
Maybe it's five more (rebounding) blockouts, or taking two more charges, or coming up with two more loose balls.
We've got to get back to defending, being tough on blockouts (on rebounds), and being tougher on post defense.
I'll look at tape and obviously we've got to clean up some things on blockouts but .
It was important for her to learn the system, to learn to play within the system," Smith said, "but there never was any pressure for her to perform, and there were no performance standards - no rebounding, blockouts and so on.
It was missed blockouts,' Oregon's Brian Helquist said.
What I felt in that arena, sitting there, and the pageantry of all that, and realize that we were about 20 blockouts away from getting there.
He focused on three things: defending the ball, cutting down on fouls and improving blockouts.
Those would include transition, defensive technique, blockouts and shot selection.