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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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Patients having myocardial infarction with atrioventricular blocks (AV blocks] and intraventricular conduction blocks (IV blocks].
The spectrum of distal conduction block and axonal degeneration.
5] These treatments are thought to work by decreasing calcium ion concentrations in the area of the nerve fibers, possibly opposing the conduction block caused by the temperature increase.
It was observed that the number of patients diagnosed with focal conduction block that accompanied latency change was higher than the number of patients diagnosed only with latency change.
Conduction Block during a T2R was associated with a focal and more acute intraneural edema at the elbow tunnel.
The early electro diagnostic findings are a reduction in or absence of the compound muscle action potential (CMAP) amplitude, slowed conduction velocity, and conduction block in motor nerves singly or in combination.
Radiofrequency energy was terminated immediately in the event of impedance rise, displacement of the catheter, an increase in PR interval, occurrence of AV conduction block, accelerated JR with cycle length shorter than 450 ms or JR without ventriculoatrial conduction.
Cardiac Surgeons Report on the Direct Connection Between Conduction Block Testing with the AFfirm[TM] Bipolar Pacing Probe and Cardiac Ablation Success
Electrocardiography (ECG) revealed bradycardia with a ventricular rate of 57 bpm and intraventricular conduction block (QRS: 0.
After the additional ablation in the SVA, the PVA was activated in a strictly cranial-to-caudal pattern (from proximal to distal on the halo catheter) during pacing, indicating complete medial to lateral conduction block in the CTI.