Definitions for "Blockade "
Keywords:  pawn, enemy, knight, troops, war
The shutting up of a place by troops or ships, with the purpose of preventing ingress or egress, or the reception of supplies; as, the blockade of the ports of an enemy.
To shut up, as a town or fortress, by investing it with troops or vessels or war for the purpose of preventing ingress or egress, or the introduction of supplies. See note under Blockade, n.
Hence, to shut in so as to prevent egress.
Blockade is a small sliding blocks puzzle game running on X windows.
Blockade is a solitaire card game which uses two decks of 52 playing cards each. Akin to solitaire games like Klondike and Gargantua, the object of the game is play the cards into the eight foundations.
An interdiction of international shipments to or from a particular port or country by the military forces of another country .Any nation seeking to impose a blockade must proclaim its intention to do so in order for the action to be valid under international law. Moreover, the 1856 Declaration of Paris requires that a blockade must be effective and maintained by sufficient force in order to be internationally recognized. See also embargo.
impose a blockade on
a violation of international law
An obstruction to passage.
render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"
obstruct access to
Keywords:  illicit, whiskey
to make illicit whiskey
Keywords:  antagonism, receptor
receptor antagonism
Blockade is a 1998 novel written by Derek Hansen about logging in Australia.
Keywords:  attrition, way, common
a common way of attrition
Blockade Systems Corp., a software company based in Canada and author of Blockade ManageID which provides password synchronization, user provisioning, and self-service. See
The act of seizing commercial exchange with a particular country. Such act is common during wartime.
a strategic barrier between hostile combatants
stopping people or goods (such as ammunition) getting through
A full or partial blockade is automatically in effect whenever the USA meets certain conditions. See the rules under Blockade (Step 1).
interference with transmission of a physiological signal, or a physiological reaction.
Keywords:  blockage
Blockage of.