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  1. trap blocknoun

    (American football) an illegal block


  1. trap block

    In system and software engineering, a trap block is a mechanism or instruction set and part of a computing system's exception handling protocol. It is designed to catch an unexpected or abnormal program event like an error, exception, or interrupt, known as a "trap." It then transfers control to a specific section of the system or program designed to handle or resolve that event. The trap block can also refer to a protective attribute in certain online or digital games preventing immediate damage or threats.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trap block in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trap block in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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