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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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JEREMY Hunt must be moved aside immediately to avoid a significant escalation in the junior doctors' strike.
Raikkonen benefited from team tactics to win the championship with Ferrari in 2007, as Felipe Massa moved aside to let him win the Brazilian Grand Prix and the title by a single point.
When 1996-97 started he moved aside to allow Gordon Strachan to take the reins.
Very large and heavily populated areas have the votes and the wealth to demand action, but most of the coastline doesn't" Broadcaster Andrew Marr on aid to relieve flooded areas "I was moved aside by Charles' Private Secretary who then complained about my behaviour.
All of that was quietly moved aside yesterday as the Highways Agency lifted the 50mph speed limit between Chain Bar and Brighouse - the last section with permanent speed restrictions still in place.
Webber moved up from fifth on the grid to first after the second round of pitstops and finally gave up the lead to Vettel, who had demanded his team mate be moved aside by his team, on the 44th of the 56-lap race.
A BBC boss moved aside in the wake of the Jimmy Savile scandal is in line for a prestigious new job at the corporation.
A couple of days ago, Henry (right) intimated that Kenny Dalglish would have been moved aside even if he had won the FA Cup.
This however may not be what HTC and Samsung want to hear, as dual-cores have now moved aside to accommodate quad-cores in the latest Android powered devices.
Summary: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi cannot be moved aside, according to his government.
But yesterday the colder weather moved aside and the sun beamed down.
The Birmingham Post revealed claims last month of a "drip, drip, drip" regime of bullying at Midlands Today and allegations of a "vindictive" atmosphere at the Mailbox, with some senior reporters and producers being moved aside to make way for less experienced staff.