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  1. blocking, blocknoun

    the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

    Synonyms:
    stop, block, closure, city block, mental block, pulley-block, stoppage, occlusion, auction block, cube, cylinder block, pulley block, blockage, engine block, pulley

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  1. The Huntersville Fire Department:

    The truck is blocking the entire ramp, expect traffic delays in the area for some time. Use caution YIELD to responding units.

  2. The Chinese ship:

    The Chinese ship illuminated the green laser light twice toward the BRP Malapascua, causing temporary blindness to her crew at the bridge. The Chinese vessel also made dangerous maneuvers by approaching about 150 yards from the vessel’s starboard quarter, the deliberate blocking of the Philippine government ships to deliver food and supplies to our military personnel on board the BRP Sierra Madre is a blatant disregard for, and a clear violation of, Philippine sovereign rights in this part of the West Philippine Sea.

  3. Karina Newton:

    We're definitely constantly re-evaluating our policies, but that's something we're looking at now and always, we're looking at how we can limit harm through blocking and other means, and we're also looking at the opportunity to provide accurate information.

  4. Alexander Pama:

    There are still no reports of casualty, thank God, initially, we are getting many houses were destroyed, power lines toppled and trees blocking major roads.

  5. Kristen Waggoner:

    These students were not only physically intimidating the other students and the speakers, they were pounding on the walls, blocking the exits, and disrupting the event throughout. … It shouldn't take place on a law student campus in the law school classroom.


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