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In web3 object, the default value of web3.eth.Contract.defaultBlock is always "latest". But what could be the case to modify defaultBlock value?

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  • A block number: If you are making queries at certain height it might be useful to set the default to a block number. So all function will be consistent.

  • 'pending': Perhaps you need to consider transactions that weren't mined yet, you set the default block to 'pending'.

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