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block move

[¦bläk ′müv]
(computer science)
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block move

The ability to mark a contiguous segment of text or data and move it.
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Commons Speaker John Bercow told an Edinburgh Fringe event that he would "fight with every breath in my body" to block moves to shut down Westminster.
When the counter-recoil is over and the gun stops, the inertia block moves toward the sear under spring tension and engages the trigger with the second sear.
THERESA May has urged MPs to block moves curbing press freedoms in a vote today.
Ahead of the first meeting of a Governmentconvened Steel Council, Community's general secretary Roy Rickhuss said: "The government continues to block moves to scrap the Lesser Duty Rule which stops the EC imposing meaningful tariffs to prevent Chinese dumping.
Earlier, the Visayas bloc in Congress said they would block moves to unseat Aquino over the DAP issue.
But political blocs who are Aquino allies in Congress vowed to block moves to impeach the President.
Mr Cummings also claimed the civil servants who have remained in the Department for Education are now loyal to Mr Gove and support him in trying to block moves by the Liberal Democrats and other departments.
While German Agriculture Minister Ilse Aigner welcomes the move on sugar, she is likely to urge fellow liberal-minded countries, such as the UK and Sweden, to block moves for regulation that she sees as anti-competitive.
However Justice Secretary Jack Straw hit back, accusing the Conservatives of attempting to block moves to enable the courts to means-test white-collar defendants for legal aid.
However Justice Secretary Jack Straw last night hit back, accusing the Conservatives of trying to block moves to enable the courts to means-test white-collar defendants for legal aid.
COVENTRY council leaders say they will not block moves towards a democratic vote on winding up the city's unpopular BID business scheme which sparked a mass tax revolt.
Into his apartment block moves teacher Beth (Byrne), who is charmed by his honesty and the passionate way he talks about outer space, even though he blurts out "are you sexually excited?".