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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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A FEM model was created including the components such as engine block, head, liners, flywheel and gear-train housings, main bearing caps, and front cover.
Introduction of L Type Engine Block. The holistic framework of L type internal combustion engine block is shown in Figure 1.
Going back to Figure 1, the penetration is at the engine block near a connecting rod in an area that would be difficult for a road object to penetrate without leaving any other evidence of impact, such as scraping.
Tractor makers import things like engine blocks and other 'real' engineering parts from China, put them in Pakistani tractors and claim achieving over 95% deletion.
Galaxy used three bushings in engine block boring to pilot the line boring bar, and in 2005 all three wore out near the end of a Caterpillar job.
The aluminum engine blocks in W8 and W12 arrange the cylinders in a two part design, the interface between the top part of the engine block made of ALUSIL and the bottom part of conventional alloy (referred to as the bed plate) at fire level of the crankshaft center line.
The engine block is a cast iron alloy and the connecting rods are constructed of one-piece, press-forged steel alloy Also a steel alloy the crankshaft's bearing surfaces are hardened and polished.
Magnesium alloy engine blocks will be featherweights compared with the cast iron that ruled for most of the 20th century and which is still used for the majority of internal combustion engines.
A full-size manifold can be printed in 4 hours, while a full-size V6 engine block can be built in less than 15 hours.
The engine block features passages through which coolant flows.
Chris wraps chicken, steak or fish in foil and wires the grub to the engine block or exhaust pipe.
In the merchandising area, Coors is offering the Coors Light "Engine Block," a 24-cube pack featuring the graphics of a high-powered engine.