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The difference between a long block and short block engine is the number of parts these components contain. Neither of these engine components are fully complete, and a short block engine has fewer parts than a long bloc... More »

The primary difference between a job and a career is that a job is often viewed from a short-term perspective, whereas a career is perceived as a long-term employment role. People work jobs to make money, but careers cen... More »

The biggest difference between the American bulldog and the pit bull is their heads and snouts. The pit bull has a large block head and a longer snout than the American bulldog. The American bulldog's head is rounder, an... More »

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