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Alarmed at its debt-fuelled expansion, regulators started blocking its overseas deals, reined in its insurance business and detained Mr Wu.
Both AdGuard, antimalware provider Malwarebytes, and a variety of their peers have recently started blocking or restricting access to Coinhive crypto mining.
Major swimming events – including sectionals held at venues like Waukesha South and the state meet in Madison – will have those starting blocks in place.
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STARTING BLOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of starting block for English Language Learners
: a device that has two blocks for runners to put their feet on and push against at the start of a race
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