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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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ELA-Max, Dorsal Block, and Ring Block groups were also compared to each other individually.
No comparison was done using a topical agent or the circumferential ring block, although previous research has shown these methods to be similar, or in some cases superior, to DPNB.
Cow was restrained in standing position by help of travis and excised the growth mass after using all aseptic measures under ring block by Inj.
A specific type of infiltration anesthesia is the ring block or field block.