Blocking

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Blocking Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • (American football) the act of obstructing someone''s path with your body; "he threw a rolling block into the line backer"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Blocking'


  • Blocking: For blocking on Wikipedia, please see Wikipedia:Blocking policy. Blocking may refer to: Blocking (computing), holding up a task until an event occurs
  • Blocking (textile arts): blocking is a final stage of handmade textile production that adjusts the shape of the finished piece. Not all pieces need blocking, however blocking
  • Blocking (martial arts): arts, blocking is the act of stopping or deflecting an opponent's attack for the purpose of preventing injurious contact with the body. A block usually
  • Zone blocking: Zone blocking is a technique in American football that is a simple and effective scheme for creating lanes for running plays. In a zone blocking scheme
  • Blocking (animation): characters and props in a given scene or shot. Blocking is most commonly used in 3D computer animation. Blocking is often the first step in the pose-to-pose
  • Blocking antibody: agglutination reaction. Blocking antibodies have been described as a mechanism for HSV-1 to evade the immune system. Binding antibody Blocking Antibodies at
  • Blocking (American football): American football, blocking is a legal move occurring when one player obstructs another player's path with his body. The purpose of blocking is to prevent
  • IP address blocking: IP address blocking using TCP Wrapper, configured by host access control files /etc/hosts.deny and /etc/hosts.allow. IP address blocking is commonly

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* Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat. - Oscar Wilde


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