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English definition of “block”


noun [C] (BUILDING)    /blɒk/ US  /blɑːk/
B1 a large , usually tall building divided into separate parts for use as offices or homes by several different organizations or people : an office blockUK a tower blockUK a block of flats Buildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes
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