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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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Regarding the ruling PTI's no-trust motion against the Senate's deputy chairman, Mr Fazl said the government didn't have minority in the house, so it didn't the right to move such motion.
Managing director Nigel Wilson said: "Following a strong period of growth, new business wins and an increasing demand for our integrated offering, the time was right to move to larger premises.
Inspired by the declaration of 2013 as European Year of Citizens, Pozzo examines the various institutions concerned with citizenship in the European Union--particularly the right to move across national borders--and obstacles that still prevent full enjoyment of the rights granted to European Union citizens.
"One of our basic rights is the right to move freely in this country and that applies regardless of a person's age,'' he said.
The store's drinks chief Tracy Ford said: "The quality had decreased, and the time was right to move away."
He said: "It has been a massive and emotional decision to MAKE but I feel the time is now right to move on."
The 27-year-old former Everton forward told United boss Sir Alex Ferguson two weeks ago that he felt that the time was right to move after nine years at the club, BBC reports.
He said he had enjoyed representing the region but felt the time was right to move on to 'new challenges'.
He said: "As the word is starting to spread, it seems like the time is right to move to the heart of the city."
The Gazette business desk has restructured itself after one of our team - Jez Davison who many of you will know well - decided the time was right to move on.
When interviewed by al-Arabiya late on Saturday, Omar stressed that only the Minister of Justice has the right to move the trial.
Dr Haywood, who is married to the former Secretary of State forWales, Peter Hain, also believes that the Welsh Assembly Government is right to move away from grants to businesses towards a new, repayable model.