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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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In one case, 24-hour electrocardiographic monitorization revealed Mobitz Type 2 atrioventricular block, as well as complete atrioventricular block lasting for 12 seconds.
Arsenic trioxide can cause QT prolongation (which can lead to torsade de pointes) and complete atrioventricular block.
Complete atrioventricular block is virtually never persistent in patients with inferior myocardial infarction or digitalis toxicity, and consequently these patients do not require permanent electronic pacing.
There were also complete atrioventricular block and atrial septal aneurysm previously in that case, which was reported by Dagdeviren et al.

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