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Block

Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.

Block

An exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. Almost invariably, trades of this magnitude involve institutional investors. See also: Block trade, Secondary issue.

block

A large amount of a security, usually 10,000 shares or more.

block

An area bounded by perimeter streets.Many subdivision descriptions employ a subdivision name,and then a block number and a lot number to identify particular properties.The numbers are assigned when the subdivision developer files its plat plan with local authorities.

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Road blockage for more than 24 hours will be a criminally punishable act with one to 3 years in prison.
However, the court did note that had there been a blockage in the toilet itself (that is, before the drain), then it might have reached a different result.
Rob Bain, managing director of Paradigm Flow Solutions said: "Subsea blockages and restrictions have been a challenging industry problem for many years.
Blockage removal is typically achieved by working the nozzle into or over the blockage.
He said the ministry was alerted about the problem again yesterday and had inspected the sewage line and found that the leak had been caused by an internal blockage.
It is just a matter of elimination to locate the blockage, starting To clear a blockage, there is a variety of tools which can be used without getting in the experts.
Any blockage in this area should then be clearly visible.
The blockage in your carotid arteries doesn't seem that severe, I agree, and a re-evaluation in the future would be appropriate.
Then, the doctor inflated the balloon to push aside the blockage and installed a mesh cylinder called a stent, which propped open the carotid artery.
Remove the high-pressure supply hose quick disconnect from the control valve to the ramp pump and look for blockage.
Obstruction of the natural ostium of the maxillary sinus can be caused by medial blockage on the nasal side or lateral blockage from the sinus.