Financial Terms Canada
- a platform from which an auctioneer sells; "they put their paintings on the block"
- housing in a large building that is divided into separate units; "there is a block of classrooms in the west wing"
- a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit; "he reserved a large block of seats"; "he held a large block of the company''s stock"
- prohibit the conversion or use of (assets); "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"