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Some articles on block, blocks:

Block - People
... Francesca Lia Block (born 1962), American writer Herbert Lawrence Block, commonly known as Herblock, American political cartoonist Lawrence Block (born 1938), American crime writer Malú Block (1904–19 ...
Causes of Writer's Block
... Writer's block may have many or several causes ... an over awareness of audience can be paralyzing and can cause writer's block ... Other blocks, especially the more serious kind, may be produced by adverse circumstances in a writer's life or career physical illness, depression, the end of a relationship, financial pressures, a sense of failure ...
Writer's Block
... Writer's block is a condition, primarily associated with writing as a profession, in which an author loses the ability to produce new work ... Throughout history writer's block has been a documented problem ... Irene Clark notes that writer's block is a common affliction that most writers will experience at one time or another ...
110 Block
... A 110 block is a type of punch block used to connect sets of wires in a structured cabling system ... a similar punch-down tool as the older 66 block ...
American V8 Engines - American V8s (by Manufacturer and Year)
... Lincoln Liberty 1932–1953 Flathead V8 1954–1962 Y-block V8 1958–1967 MEL V8 1958–1976 FE V8 1958–1982 Super Duty engine 1962–2001 Windsor V8 1966–present Cosworth DFV 1968–1997 385 V8 ...

More definitions of "block off":

  • (verb): Obstruct access to.
    Synonyms: blockade

Famous quotes containing the word block:

    No contact with savage Indian tribes has ever daunted me more than the morning I spent with an old lady swathed in woolies who compared herself to a rotten herring encased in a block of ice.
    Claude Lévi-Strauss (b. 1908)

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    Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)