Definisi 'block'

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noun
1 a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) Terjemahkan
Example:
the pyramids were built with large stone blocks
source: wordnet30

2 a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings Terjemahkan
Example:
he lives in the next block
source: wordnet30

3 a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit Terjemahkan
Example:
he reserved a large block of seats
he held a large block of the company's stock
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5 housing in a large building that is divided into separate units Terjemahkan
Example:
there is a block of classrooms in the west wing
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6 (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted Terjemahkan
Example:
since blocks are often defined as a single sector, the terms `block' and `sector' are sometimes used interchangeably
source: wordnet30

7 an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension Terjemahkan
Example:
I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block
source: wordnet30

8 a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

9 a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine Terjemahkan
Example:
the engine had to be replaced because the block was cracked
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10 an obstruction in a pipe or tube Terjemahkan
Example:
we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe
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11 a platform from which an auctioneer sells Terjemahkan
Example:
they put their paintings on the block
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12 the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements Terjemahkan
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13 A piece of wood more or less bulky; a solid mass of wood, stone, etc., usually with one or more plane, or approximately plane, faces; as, a block on which a butcher chops his meat; a block by which to mount a horse; children's playing blocks, etc. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

14 In Australia, one of the large lots into which public land, when opened to settlers, is divided by the government surveyors. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
15 render unsuitable for passage Terjemahkan
Example:
block the way
barricade the streets
stop the busy road
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16 hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of Terjemahkan
Example:
His brother blocked him at every turn
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17 stop from happening or developing Terjemahkan
Example:
Block his election
Halt the process
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18 interfere with or prevent the reception of signals Terjemahkan
Example:
Jam the Voice of America
block the signals emitted by this station
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19 run on a block system Terjemahkan
Example:
block trains
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20 interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia Terjemahkan
Example:
block a nerve
block a muscle
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21 shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight Terjemahkan
Example:
The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage
The trees obstruct my view of the mountains
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22 stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block Terjemahkan
Example:
block the book cover
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23 obstruct Terjemahkan
Example:
My nose is all stuffed
Her arteries are blocked
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24 block passage through Terjemahkan
Example:
obstruct the path
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25 support, secure, or raise with a block Terjemahkan
Example:
block a plate for printing
block the wheels of a car
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26 impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) Terjemahkan
Example:
block an attack
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27 be unable to remember Terjemahkan
Example:
I'm drawing a blank
You are blocking the name of your first wife!
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28 shape by using a block Terjemahkan
Example:
Block a hat
block a garment
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29 shape into a block or blocks Terjemahkan
Example:
block the graphs so one can see the results clearly
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30 prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) Terjemahkan
Example:
Blocked funds
Freeze the assets of this hostile government
source: wordnet30

31 To obstruct so as to prevent passage or progress; to prevent passage from, through, or into, by obstructing the way; -- used both of persons and things; -- often followed by up; as, to block up a road or harbor. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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