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When moving one entity, the adjacent entity moves too.

A - answer When you e.g. move a block placed on a line, the line may move along with the block -- most probably there is a constraint between these two entities (objects). This constraint may have been created manually or rather automatically.

You can remove the adverse constraint with the command DELCONSTRAINT. If you want to avoid creating automatic constraints on related objects, switch off this behaviour with the variable CONSTRAINTINFER (set to 0), or press the key combination Ctrl+Shift+I (see also the first icon on AutoCAD status bar).

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See also:
Tip 11354:Animate dyn.block parameters and dim.constraints in AutoCAD DWGs.
Tip 10039:Two types of equidistants (offsets) to an ellipse.
Tip 8846:Parametric triangles - isosceles, right-angled, equilateral
Tip 7824:Using constraints for simulations of mechanisms in AutoCAD.
Tip 7305:Two different rectangles with the same AutoCAD 2011 command.

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