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move

(in board games)
a. a player's turn to move his piece or take other permitted action
b. a permitted manoeuvre of a piece

move

(1) In programming, to copy data from one place in memory to another. Move is really a copy, because at the end of the move, source and destination data are identical. MOV is an assembly language instruction.

(2) In word processing and graphics, to relocate text and images to another part of the document or drawing.

(3) An external DOS/Windows command that moves a file to a new location (it copies first, then deletes the source file). Widely used by Windows programmers and power users, the syntax is like the Copy command. The following example moves the MYBUDGET spreadsheet into the \NEXTYEAR folder. See copy.
  C:\BUDGETS>move mybudget.xls \nextyear
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According to a national newspaper, the 35-year-old presenter will be moved aside later this year, with fellow station DJ Scott Mills stepping in while a permanent replacement is sought.
In the end Ana is given short shrift, or is she moved aside to come back another day?
Barrow said: "I had the opportunity to work with Alex but felt it would be in the best interests of the club if I moved aside for him to implement the new business plans which will take the club forward and secure Vikings' long-term future.
In May 1966, the abbey's pews were moved aside for it to host 400 diners, served by 90 hostesses.
But although Mason's assignment was given to him by refs supremo Keith Hackett, Confidentialunderstands he was moved aside at the 11th hour in a phone call with Hackett and replaced by the more experienced Alan Wiley.
Wrecked cars and rubble were moved aside to leave a small, bare asphalt area.
Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court heard that the group moved aside except for Andrew Steven Thomas, 23.
What protesters are feeling now is similar to what longtime Chatsworth residents felt as acres of orange trees were moved aside for homes where some of these protesters now reside.
He moved aside several veteran staff members loyal to Yeltsin and showing the door to Yeltsin's daughter Tatiana Dyachenko, 39, long vilified by anti-Yeltsin forces as a palace intriguer.
Normal, healthy tissues are moved aside or protected, thus reducing the risk of damaging nearby vital structures.
David, Master of Ruthven was the man who had moved aside.
RTE said the pair moved aside to protect integrity during investigations by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.